Rio Rancho Elementary Schools Kindergarten Enrollment for
Frequent Questions:
Is My Child Old Enough For Kindergarten? Under state law, children enrolling for kindergarten for the 20-21 school year must reach their fifth birthday by 12:01 AM on September 1, 2020. 
Is Kindergarten a Half-Day or Full-Day Program? All RRPS schools have full-day kindergarten.

Is Your Kindergartner Considered "New" or "Returning"?  
If your student was attending Shining Star Preschool you will register them as Returning student. If your student has never attended any Rio Rancho Public School then they are considered to be new students and should be registered through the new student online registration portal, which will open for the 20-21SY on Tuesday, April 14th
Kinder round up

Be sure to also attend the Kindergarten Round-Up orientation/enrollment session at your child’s school and bring the required documentation to complete the process. 

Kindergarten Round-Up gives parents of Kindergartners a special time to visit the school and complete enrollment. Not able to attend? You may come to the school during regular office hours after Kindergarten Round-Up. 

Note: Please do not attempt to register students for Shining Stars Preschool via this process.  Shining Stars Preschool has a separate lottery-based admissions and registration process: more information here 

Cielo Azul Elementary School

3804 Shiloh Rd. NE   338-2320

4/15/2020 2:00-6:00pm

Colinas Del Norte Elementary School

1001 Night Sky Ave. NE   896-3378

4/21/2020 3:00-6:00pm

Enchanted Hills Elementary School

5400 Obregon Rd. NE   891-8526

4/22/2020 5:00-7:00pm

Ernest Stapleton Elementary School

3100 Stapleton Ave. NE   891-8473

4/15/2020 2:00-6:00pm

Maggie M. Cordova Elementary School

1500 Veranda Rd. SE  994-0229

4/29/2020 3:00-6:00pm

Martin Luther King, Jr. Elementary School

1301 Nicklaus Dr. SE   892-2575

4/29/2020 3:00-6:00pm

Teacher Presentation 5:00 - 5:30
Classroom Tours  5:30 - 6:00

Puesta del Sol Elementary School

450 Southern Blvd. SE   994-3305

4/28/2020 3:00-6:00pm

Rio Rancho Elementary School

4601 Pepe Ortiz, SE   892-0220

4/29/2020  3:00-6:00pm

Sandia Vista Elementary School

6800 Franklin Rd. NE   338-2526

(including Montessori Kindergarten)

4/22/2020 2:00-6:00pm

Vista Grande Elementary School

7001 Chayote Rd. NE   771-2366

4/15/2020  4:00-7:00pm