Rafael Cantu Jr. High School

Rafael Cantu Junior High will prepare and inspire all students to be equipped to excel in the college and career of their choice, dominate 21st century skills in leadership, knowledge, language, and technology to compete in a global economy and serve as successful citizens in their community.

Upcoming Events

Principal's Message

Principal's Message

Families of Cantu Jr. High Students,
As we begin another school year, the faculty and administration of Rafael Cantu Jr. High would like to welcome you to the 2016-2017 school year.  Our teachers are committed to prepare your child academically, socially, and emotionally.  Therefore, it is important that your child is in attendance at school every day in order to maximize learning opportunities. School and parents/guardians must work together in order for your child to reach their fullest potential.  Research shows that when parents/guardians and schools work together, regardless of family income or background, students are more likely to:
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Preparing Students for College, Careers and Life

Principal and students during pep rally game

Students and staff running in marathon

Band students posing for picture in font of Christmas tree

Students reading in ELA class

Students test experiment in science lab 

Students performing at Palmhurst Night Out

Students playing guitar at Palmhurst Night Out

Band percussion coming out of the hall

Band students in after school event




Band students participating in Christmas event

2014-2015 RCJH Staff

RCJH dancers during pep rally

Percussion performing in Christmas event

Cheerleaders dancing during festival

Student playing drums

Students testing results for science lab

Cavalier Football game

Students playing drums.

Teachers making Tacos for Palmhurst Night Out.

Cornell Team Student

Students preparing for science lab

Students playing game at pep rally

Students lining up to get sundaes, during Saturday tutorials.

Band students walking down the street holding RCJH banner.

Box Tops for Education

RCJH cheerleaders performing during pep rally

Cornell Team Student

Students recording information for science lab

Students during pep rally

Students taking photo with "Stop Bullying" T-shirt

Rafael Cantu Cavalier Cheeleaders 2016-2017

Students discussing science lab

Students in robotics class

Trumpet student 

Earth models for science class

Band students prepare to perform for after school event

Students in group assignment activity 

Emiliano Clapping

Asst. Principal- Gina Alvarez                                         Principal- Ana Lisa Flores                               Asst. Principal- Alejandro Rodriguez 

Students evaluating science lab results

RCJH robotics team 

RCJH cheerleaders posing for photo

Science classroom students

Students analyzing results in science lab

Students in tutorial session

Rafael Cantu Jr. High School

Horns and woodwind band students

News and Announcements

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3. Type school name "Rafael A. Cantu Jr. High"

4. Type your user name (student ID#)

5. Type your password ("S"ID#)

R. Cantu Jr. High 2016 5K Halloween Walk/Run and Fall Festival

We invite you to join our 5K Halloween Walk/Run and Fall Festival, October 15, 2016. Our 5K will begin at 5:30PM. Fall Festival will take place on campus from 5:30PM to 8:30PM. There will be music, games, food, performances, costume contest and talent show. Hope to see you!

To Parents!

Rafael Cantu Jr. High will be having their Costume 5K and Fall Festival on Saturday, October 15th, from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. There will be plenty of food and fun. Some of the activities your family can look forward to: Costume contest, hay rides, Mission Police Department’s Jail, Talent Show and much, much more.

Box Tops For Education

My name is Gina Alvarez and I’m thrilled to be the Box Tops for Education™ Coordinator for Rafael Cantu Jr. High. Clipping Box Tops is an easy way for you to help our school earn cash.

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