Rio Rancho Public Schools is located in Rio Rancho, NM with a current student population of nearly 17,000 students. Our staff of 2,300 is dedicated to graduating each student with an educational foundation for success. We work in many ways to constantly ignite student potential.
Find and develop the potential in every student
Rio Rancho Public Schools is dedicated to graduating students who are responsible, ethical, and productive citizens, equipped with a solid foundation for individual success.
Our District Profile
17,256 (as of March 2023)
2,308 (as of May 2021)
$207,305,490.45 (2022-2023 School Year)
(20 - 21 School Year)
V. Sue Cleveland High School - 89.9%
Rio Rancho High School - 87.7%
District Wide - 87.1%
Students Qualifying for Special Education Services:
19.5% (2022 - 2023 School Year)
Rio Rancho Public Schools Board of Education
Amanda J. Galbraith, President (District 2)
Jeffrey Morgan, Vice President (District 3)
Noreen A. Scott, Secretary (District 4)
Gary J. Tripp, Member (District 1)
Jessica A. Tyler, Member (District 5)
Superintendent of Schools:
V. Sue Cleveland, Ed. D.