• Mr. Burroughs
    Mark Burroughs
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    or make an appointment with my 
    Executive Assistant, 
    Pamela Hansen at (760) 745-4931 x2300.


  • About Superintendent Burroughs
    Mr. Burroughs has faithfully served the San Pasqual Union School District for nearly 20 years.  Prior to assuming his current role of Superintendent/Principal, Mr. Burroughs was a classroom teacher, professional development coach, and assistant principal.  During his tenure with San Pasqual Union, Mr. Burroughs earned numerous honors and awards, including ACSA Superintendent/Principal of the Year (2021), California Teacher of the Year Finalist (2012), and San Diego County Teacher of the Year (2012).  Under Mr. Burroughs’ leadership, San Pasqual Union School was awarded the California School Board Association Golden Bell (2017) for outstanding achievement in the arts and named a 2022 Pivotal Practice Award winner by the California Department of Education.
    Prior to his career in public education, Mr. Burroughs served as an officer of the court for the U.S. District Courts in both the Eastern District of Virginia and the Southern District of California.  In addition to his service to the Court, Mr. Burroughs was adjunct faculty at the Federal Judicial Center, training federal officers nationwide on risk management and correctional alternatives. He was recognized as U.S. Pretrial Services Officer of the Year for the Eastern District of Virginia.
    Mr. Burroughs is an active member of the Escondido community.  He enjoys spending time with family, including his wife, Jennifer, and their 4 amazing children. Additionally, Mr. Burroughs serves on the Board of the San Pasqual Valley Planning Commission and New Vintage Church.      
    Mr. Burroughs received his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology with a minor in Communications and Theater Arts from Wake Forest University.  He later earned a Masters in Cross-Cultural Teaching from National University.  

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