Student Nutrition

We're Hiring

We're hiring scan the QR code to the right or click here to apply on our SFE Job Site

  • Do you believe it is important to provide students with nutritious meals?

  • Join a team that loves working with kids & enjoy a family friendly schedule.

  • Tired of working nights, weekends & holidays?

  • Want to work while your kids are in school?

  • Full time & Part time available.

  • Come join a winning team of school nutrition service workers.

Equal Opportunity Employer

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At Rio Rancho Public Schools, ensuring our students do not face food instability is important. We want each student to come to school with a full belly and a mind ready to learn. Our district schools meet or exceed local, state, and federal nutrition requirements and/or USDA nutrition standards. If applicable, this includes At-Risk Afterschool Meals, Afterschool Snack Programs, Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Programs, and/or Summer Food Service Programs.

Meal Application App - QR codes

Download the Meal Application App using the QR codes above.

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Free Meals for All Students

Submitting free lunch applications is more important than ever to you and your school. Why?

Submit an application to be entered to win a brand new 65" TV.

USDA Non-discrimination Statement:

In accordance with federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity. Program information may be made available in languages other than English. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication to obtain program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language), should contact the responsible state or local agency that administers the program or USDA’s TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.

To file a program discrimination complaint, a Complainant should complete a Form AD-3027, USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form which can be obtained online at at:, from any USDA office, by calling (866) 632-9992, or by writing a letter addressed to USDA. The letter must contain the complainant’s name, address, telephone number, and a written description of the alleged discriminatory action in sufficient detail to inform the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights (ASCR) about the nature and date of an alleged civil rights violation. The completed AD-3027 form or letter must be submitted to USDA by: 1. mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights1400 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; or 2. fax: (833) 256-1665 or (202) 690-7442; or 3. email: 

This institution is an equal opportunity provider. 

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Contact Us

Felix Griego
Student Nutrition Executive Director

Dean Gallegos
Food Service Director

Samantha Centeno
Student Nutrition
Administrative Assistant

Ginger Lange
Free & Reduced Program Specialist
505-896-7823 ext 51895

Jerome Armijo
SFE- General Manager

Rex Lish
SFE - Director of Area Operations

Linda Valdez
SFE- Assistant GM

Amanda Mansfield
SFE- Assistant GM

Charles Gilmer
SFE- Assistant GM

Summer Lunch

Open Sites at the Parks

June 5th to July 28th 

Monday to Thursday (Friday bags will be sent home Thursday)

We will be closed for July 3rd and July 4th 

Leon Grande Park - 11:30am to 12:00pm

Rainbow Park - 10:30am to 11:00am

North Hills Park - 10:30am to 11:00am

Enchanted Hills Park - 11:30am to 12:00pm

Park Above  - 10:30am to 11:30am

Haynes Park - 11:30am to 12:00pm

Star Heights Park - 12:30pm to 1:00pm