Mr. Cruz received a B. A. in Gender and Women’s Studies and in Creative Writing from the University of Arizona. He has received an M. Ed. in School Counseling from Northern Arizona University. He has also received his ELL endorsement to serve and aid the ELL population at Alta Vista High School. Mr. Cruz has worked as an ELL educator at Alta Vista High School since 2018 and is a dedicated and supportive staff member who does his best to work as a team with students and staff to better help and further the education of our ELL students so they may be successful not only in the classroom, but also in their future career and educational goals.