2020-2021 News Articles

Grab 'N Read Bags
Stop by the school on Friday, October 30th from 1:00pm-2:00pm to pick up a bag for students that are remote learning.  
Picture Day is Nov. 5th
We are very happy to announce that GlamourCraft Photography will once again be taking our students pictures. This year Glamourcraft has a contactless method for picture taking and delivering of picture packets as well.  
Fireman Deliver Official Gear To Students
One class in each of the lower grade levels participated in the Fire Safety Art Contest for our River Oaks Fire Department. Students drew pictures depicting the students being rescued by fireman. We learned that 911 is our number to call when we need a firefighter! 
October 26th - October 30th
Red Ribbon Week
What is Red Ribbon Week? It is an ideal way for people and communities to unite and take a visible stand against drugs. Show your personal commitment to a drug free lifestyle through the symbol of the Red Ribbon. 
Attendance Newsletter October 2020
A missed school day is a lost opportunity for students to learn. At AV Cato we monitor contact, connectivity, relationships and participation in remote learning activities. We continue to stay positive and extend a BIG Thank you to all our parents , teachers and students working together.  
Big Kahuna Fundraiser
Big Kahuna Fundraiser
It's time for our Big Kahuna Fundraiser. This year our Big Kahuna Fundraiser Virtual Kickoff will be on October 6, 2020. Fundraiser sales will begin October 7, 2020. 
Attendance Newsletter September 2020
We are so thankful for a strong start to the school year even though it has been under unusual circumstances. Our strong start is truly dependent on student attendance. Below you will find our first Attendance Newsletter of the school year.  
AVC Reentry Guidebook
We as a school are always striving to give your children a safe, welcoming, and uplifting environment where they can receive the best education possible. 
Castleberry ISD Meal Distribution
Meal Pick Up Guidelines Meal pick up will be on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:30 AM – 1:30 PM at Joy James, Castleberry Elementary and Castleberry High School. ○ On Tuesdays, you will receive breakfast and lunch for Wednesday – Thursday. ○ On Thursdays, you will receive meals for Friday – Tuesday. ● The first meal pick up will be on Tuesday, August 11 th from 10:30 AM – 1:30 PM. On August 11 th , you will receive breakfast and lunch for August 12 – 13. 
From The Principal
From The Principal
Welcome to the start of another amazing year at A.V. Cato Elementary! If you are new to our campus, we are so excited for you to join our learning community. Communication is vital to our success. In order to ensure we are able to contact you, please make sure your phone numbers and email are current in Skyward. If you have a Facebook account, please follow our page. 
In Person or Remote Instruction Commitment Survey
Castleberry ISD will be offering remote learning for its students beginning Wednesday, August 12th, 2020. TEA guidelines outline that parents make a commitment to either in-person or remote learning ten days prior to the first day of school. CISD is requiring your final commitment, so we may plan for a smooth reentry into both in-person and remote learning environments once CISD is able to provide both models. 
Meet the Teacher and Device Pick Up
Meet the Teacher and Device Pick Up
A.V. Cato Elementary - Meet the Teacher and Device Pick Up is August 8th.