Welcome to the Sahuaro High School Cougar Foundation


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celia-hightower Remembering Celia Sarabia Hightower October 20, 2016 - It is with heavy hearts that we mention that class of 1972 graduate and 2014 Cougar Hall of Fame inductee Celia Sarabia Hightower passed on last week after a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer.  Her professional and personal accomplishments are widespread.  In today’s Arizona Daily Star: In the 29 years Hightower spent overseeing finances at El Rio, […]

In 1992, the Sahuaro Cougar Foundation was established as a non-profit organization that raised funds to benefit the students, faculty, and alumni of Sahuaro High School. This organization was started by a group of dedicated and loyal individuals who cared about the mission and existence of Sahuaro High School. Cougar pride can be found in students, alumni, faculty and staff and the Foundation wishes to instill that pride in current and future students and those who continue to support Sahuaro High School.


The purpose of the Sahuaro Cougar Foundation is to:

  • To perpetuate the history, traditions, and spirit of Sahuaro High School.
  • To support the activities of its students and staff.
  • To provide services to the Alumni.
  • To invoke a system of honors and awards that recognizes the achievements of the students, staff, and alumni.