CISD Teacher is the Region's Top Teacher
Hector Juarez Named Region 19 Teacher of the Year
Posted on 08/15/2022
This is the image for the news article titled Hector Juarez Named Region 19 Teacher of the YearWhat does it take to be the top teacher in the region? For Canutillo Independent School District teacher Hector Juarez it is bringing faith, hope and love into the classroom and using the power of a teacher to inspire students to realize their potential and dream big.

His passion for the teaching profession culminated with Juarez taking top honors at the Region 19 Teacher of the Year (TOY) program by being named Secondary Teacher of the Year.

“It is great to represent the best students, the best teachers and the Best Small District in Texas,” Juarez said. “I want to show our students that anything is possible. It doesn’t matter where you come from, when you pour your heart and soul into what you do and you believe in yourself, anything is possible.”

Juarez is a 8th grade science teacher at Canutillo Middle School STEAM Academy and an alumnus of Canutillo High School. He will go on to represent the region as he vies for Texas Teacher of the Year.

“We are very proud of Mr. Juarez and look forward to him representing Canutillo ISD at the state level,” said Superintendent Dr. Pedro Galaviz. “It is the commitment and dedication to students and love of teaching that make our teachers stand out and what makes us the Best Small District in Texas. We are a triple-A rated District because of the work and love our teachers put into their students. We wish Mr. Juarez the best of luck at the state competition where he will continue to represent our District and region well.”