Sandia Vista Elementary

Sandia Vista Elementary
School Profile:
Updated September 2019

Mascot: Thunder
Colors: Turquoise and Purple
Grade Levels Served:K-5 with special programs

Founded: Fall 2008 by Rio Rancho Public Schools

Staff Profile:
Miranda Jeantete,Principal
Michelle Watson, Assistant Principal

Employees: 76
Teachers: 44
Instructional Support Staff: 21
Non-Instructional Support Staff: 11

School Goals:
Student Excellence
School Programs:
Rio Rancho Elementary Montessori Program is located at Sandia Vista and serves grades pre-K-5. Current Montessori enrollment: 149 (18 pre-K students and 131 students in grades K-5).
Where Are We?
Location map: Sandia Vista ESAddress: 6800 Franklin Rd NE Rio Rancho, NM 87144
Phone: (505) 338-2526
Fax: (505) 771-0956

Geographic Area Served:Eastern Enchanted Hills Subdivision, Augusta Hills, Rivers Edge III, Lomas Encantadas, City Center; Montessori program serves all of Rio Rancho

Student Profile:
Enrollment: 703 (September 2019)
Percent Special Education: 18.1%
Percent English-Language Learners:  7.4%
Percent Free/Reduced Meals: 34.5%

Ethnicity/Race: The percentages for each category are rounded up or down to the nearest .1 which may cause the total to slightly exceed or be below 100%. In addition, families of mixed-race heritage may now also designate their child as being of more than one race. This may cause the percentages to add up to a number that is other than 100%.

African-American: 2.4%
American Indian: 5.8%

Asian: 2.5%
Caucasian (non-Hispanic): 35.7%
Hispanic: 50.7%
Pacific Islander: 0.3%
Other/unknown: 2.5