• General Information

    Principal: Maria Castillo 

    Assistant Principal: Melissa Clay

    Counselor: Yanira Botello

    Grade Levels: Pre-K - 5th Grade

    Trustee District: District 7

    School Feeder Pattern: Moises E. Molina Feeder Pattern

    Executive Director: Salem Hussain


    Instructional Hours: 8:00 am - 3:20 pm

    Waiting Area: 7:15 am - 7:45 am

    Breakfast: 7:45 am - 8:05 am

    Announcements: 7:55 am

    Tardies & Late Arrivals: 8:00 am


    Uniform Information: 

    • TOPS:  Polo-style white or navy
    • BOTTOMS: Grey
    • SHOES:  Athletic shoes, dress shoes, or other closed-toe, closed-heel shoes.


    • CAMISA: Color blanca o azul marino estilo polo
    • ZAPATOS: Tenis, zapato de vestir, zapato cerrado

    School Colors: Navy and Orange

    Mascot: Eagles

    PTA Information: Information can be found on our Salazar Facebook Page


    Extracurricular Activities Offered:

    • Texas Math and Science Coaches Association
    • Chess
    • Destination Imagination
    • University Interscholastic League
    • Number Sense
    • Chess Puzzle
    • Spelling
    • Ready Writing
    • Listening Skills
    • E-Sports
    • Modern Band
    • Drumline
    • Cheerleading
    • Clubs


    Founded in 2006, the Arturo Salazar Elementary School community is committed to ensuring an active, engaging, and rigorous learning environment for our students. Our team provides the support our students need to manage their own learning and meet high expectations. Extracurricular activities and parent workshops provide opportunities for students and parents to expand their cultural and social horizons.  We celebrate diverse perspectives and cultures, and support students with opportunities to foster bilingual language development. Our mission is to ensure all students develop the critical thinking skills and leadership capacity necessary to graduate from college and be ready for the workforce.

    • Staff Professional Learning
    • Personalized Learning
    • Project Based Learning
    • Salazar Ambassadors-student leadership organization
    • Partnership with The Texas Legends Foundation
    • One-Way Dual Language program

    At Salazar, each day we live out our motto: We make learning happen!