Meet the Teacher

Phone: 210-945-1220


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Science degree with a concentration in Physical Education Certificates: pre-K to 12th grade Physical Education k-12th grade Health Education 6-12th grade Physical Education 6-12th grade Family Consumer Sciences

Coach Chavez

Welcome Flyers to the 2023-2024 school year!


My name is Coach Russ Chavez and I am excited to be here at Kitty Hawk.

I will be teaching Health and PE as well as coaching  Volleyball, Cross Country, Boys Basketball, Boys and Girls Tennis, and Baseball this year.

I have been teaching and coaching at all levels as this is my 34th year, from elementary PE to UTSA with the Racquetball Team, and a wide variety of other sports at junior high and high school.

I am currently the Past Vice President of TaHPERD div. Recreation, my state professional organization.