Welcome to San Cayetano Elementary!

Home of the Cheetahs!

We are one of five schools in the Santa Cruz Valley Unified School District No. 35. located in Rio Rico, Arizona.  San Cayetano believes that a positive partnership between teachers, students, and parents is the formula for success, and we have tremendous support available for our students.  These include, but are not limited to, an engaged parent community that supports student learning, and a qualified and dedicated teacher and paraprofessional workforce.

Please visit this site often to stay up-to-date on San Cayetano! Go Cheetahs!

San Cayetano Elementary School Principal Mimi Renteria

Mimi L. Renteria, Principal

Recent News

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Free Summer Food Program
Posted on 05/23/2023
All children and teens 18 years of age and younger can participate.All meals served are FREE to any participant...
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SCV35 Principals pose with Spelling Bee participants from their school.
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San Cayetano's Kimberly Martinez wins 3rd place at the Santa Cruz County Spelling Bee
Posted on 03/03/2023
​Congratulations go to 5th grader Kimberly Martinez from San Cayetano Elementary for coming in 3rd place....
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Melinda Scanlan is presented the National Citizen Education Award
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San Cayetano Elementary Teacher Awarded the Smart/Maher VFW National Citizenship Education Teacher Award
Posted on 01/26/2023
Melinda Scanlan, a kindergarten teacher at SCV35 for the past 27 years, was recently presented with the Smart/Maher VFW National Citizenship Educatio...
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Kindergarten class posing for a picture in front of Tubac Fire Department Ambulance
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Tubac Fire Department School Trip
Posted on 11/05/2022
Feelings of joy and excitement could hardly be contained when San Cayetano Cheetahs were able to visit and tour the Tubac Fire Department. Grade lev...
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K-5 students coming together ready to start a new day!
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Gooood Morning Cheetahs!
Posted on 04/28/2022
As the start of a new year begins, so do new traditions. Mrs. Renteria began a new weekly tradition of morning ceremony. On a weekly basis each Frida...
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Teacher of the Year- Jackie Salisbury
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Teacher of the Year
Posted on 05/19/2021
As the 2020- 2021 school year comes to end the community and San Cayetano Elementary come together and nominate a teacher of the year. This school ye...
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