A Message from our Principal
Mr. Ricardo Sanchez will be joining us this year as our new Middle and High School principal. Mr. Sanchez was born and raised in Artesia, N.M. He attended high school in Artesia and went on to college at New Mexico State University in Las Cruces where he received Masters in Education. He has been in the field of education for 25 years. Eight of those years were spent in the classroom teaching Economics, History and Physical Education. The last seventeen years have been in administration.
Mr. Sancez has been in a supervisory role or administrative role in the following positions: Assistant Principal, Principal, Human Resources, Personnel Director, Special Education, Hearing Office, District Test Coordinator, Federal Programs, Curriculum and Instruction as well as Associate Superintendent.
Mr. Sanchez, "My philosophy is that all children can learn if fostered and nurtured correctly and when the right environment is put in place. I hope to help Mesa Vista Schools reach its potential by creating an inviting and accommodating environment for parents, students, and community members. I am looking forward to working with parents and the community and is very excited for the 2013-2014 school year to begin working towards success for all of our students."