Jul 23, 2024
Mark Yslas, Superintendent, Agua Fria Union HSD
What's New in Agua Fria High School District and s Suprise

Mark Yslas has been Superintendent of the Agua Fria Union High School District since July 1, 2021.  Yslas was previously Superintendent at Alhambra Elementary School Districdt for 6 years.  During his tenure at AFUHSD. Yslas has streesed the need for a safe and friendly learning environment his leadership was instrumental in adding security where neeeded.  He was also instrumental in leading a successful bond issue which will allow the construction of a sixth high school in the District as well as other needed infrastructure improvements.  Yslas grew up in Hayden, where his father worked in the copper mines for 40 years and his mother was an instructor assistant and beautician.  He attended South Mountain Community College and ASU where he played baseball and received a bachelors deegree from Northern Arizona University.  Mark is active in the community including as a member of the Rotary Club of Verrado.