Recent News

Ms. Mary Lou Martinez
A.V. Cato Honors School Board Member
Posted on 01/13/2020
On Friday, January 10, 2020 students anxiously awaited Ms. Mary Lou Martinez to arrive at A.V. Cato. The students and staff of A.V. Cato gave Ms. Mart...
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Champion Speller
Posted on 12/20/2019
A.V. Cato's Annual Spelling Bee brings forth the cream of the crop in grades three through five. ...
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Yearbook Cover Art Contest Winner
Posted on 12/13/2019
AV Cato is proud to announce that this year the Yearbook Committee collaborated with the art classrooms in the 4th and 5th grades to design the cover ...
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Big Kahuna
Posted on 12/02/2019
A.V. Cato Big Kahuna Fundraiser delivery date is Thursday, December 12, 2020....
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Lion Leaders
Lion Leaders in Action!
Posted on 11/18/2019
Fifth grade students at AVC had the opportunity to become a Lion Leader this fall. ...
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Students in Ms Tuckers Class
World Kindness Day at AV Cato
Posted on 11/13/2019
Castleberry ISD partnered with local community churches and business to help spread kindness throughout our community on November 13, 2019. ...
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Dive Into Reading
Posted on 11/07/2019
A.V. Cato's annual literacy night, "Dive Into Reading", was held on October 24, 2019. Students enjoyed reading with high school students on the "Readi...
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Mr. Harrell and Students
Dr. Seussical the Musical
Posted on 10/25/2019
Today you are you, that is truer than true. There is no one alive, who is Youer than You! Dr. Seuss...
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Oh Whata Night
Oh Whata Night
Posted on 10/18/2019
Spirit Night at Whataburger! Join us on October 24th, 4PM -8PM at the Whataburger at 2236 Jacksboro Hwy. ...
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Student Picture Clip Art
GlamourCraft Picture Day
Posted on 10/18/2019
Picture Day is October 24th . GlamourCraft Photography has made it easier to order your students pictures. You may order online....
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Family attends first Watch D.O.G.S. meeting
Watch D.O.G.S. at AVC
Posted on 10/04/2019
A.V. Cato's annual Watch D.O.G.S. kick off was a success! On October 1st we had over 35 father figures who attended our presentation. ...
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Principal Spotlight

Portrait photo of Principal Michelle Strambler
Michelle Strambler

Phone: 817-252-2400


Twitter: @AVCatoPrincipal


School Hours

School Building.png School Hours
Pre-Kindergarten - 5th Grade: 8:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Early Dismissal Schedule
Pre-Kindergarten - 5th Grade: 8:00 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Breakfast Program Hours
Served to all students Monday - Friday 7:30 a.m.-7:50 a.m.

Click on the links below for school supply lists, lunch prices, and district dress code information:​
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School Supply List Student Handbook &
Code of Conduct