School Reentry Information for the 21-22 School Year

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School Reentry Plans

Below please find the most current School Reentry plans for Rio Rancho Public Schools and also guidelines or other guiding documents from the New Mexico Public Education Department for schools. Note: Plans are subject to change to accommodate public health orders and other items.

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The Latest News from Rio Rancho Public Schools

Rio Rancho Public Schools would like to inform you of the following updates, as of May 12, 2021 related to the 20-21 School Year Reentry Plans and our response to the COVID-19 public health pandemic:

Summer Meal Program: As with previous school years, Rio Rancho Public Schools will be providing Summer curbside meal pick for students. Pending approval from the state, RRPS will provide the Summer Feeding Curbside Meals Program at the following locations in Rio Rancho:

  • Haynes Park

  • Star Height Park

  • North Hills Park

As more details become available, including distribution days and times, the Food Services Department will email all RRPS student families.

SpaRRk Academy for Kindergarten: Did you know that the SpaRRk Academy is accepting registrations for new kindergarten students? That's right, if you want your child to attend an all virtual school for the 2021-2022 school year, this is the school for you! The SpaRRk Academy will be the only option for online learning for Rio Rancho Public Schools Kindergarten through 5th grade students. We'll have a dedicated group of teachers working with students in this brand new school for Rio Rancho Public Schools.

To enroll your child, follow these steps:

  1. Register your child with RRPS for their regular home school

  2. Complete the transfer process to request that your child enroll in the SpaRRk Academy

We are excited to offer this distance learning platform for our elementary students. Please email if you have any questions about this program.