School Directories

Valerie New

Estancia Valley Classical Academy

Site Director: Valerie New

Cell: 505-269-8483

Nicole Candeleria

Dennis Chavez Elementary School

Site Director: Nicole Candeleria

Cell: 505-600-2405 -17

Collet Park Elementary School

Site Director: Open

Cell: 505-600-2405 - 16

Barbara Rivera

Tomasita Elementary School

Site Director: Barbara Rivera

Cell: 505-600-2405 - 40


Teresa Garcia

Seven Bar Elementary School

Site Director: Teresa Garcia

Cell: 505-600-2405 - 35


Ryanda Sanchez

Sandia Base Elementary School

Site Director: Ryanda Sanchez

Cell: 505-440-1477


Jamie Verdin


Site Director: Jamie Verdin

Cell: 505-999-0173


Theresa Miera

Kit Carson Elementary School

Site Director: Theresa Miera

Cell: 505-934-2352


Linda Saiz

Atrisco Elementary School

Site Director: Linda Saiz

Cell: 505-227-0966


Armijo Elementary School

Site Director: Open


Parents, please click on the video above to view our before/after school program in action!

RGEC is Hiring, APPLY NOW!

RGEC is currently looking for Instructors and Site Supervisors for our 2020-2021 Before and After School Sites. Applicants must have a high school diploma and a minimum of two years’ experience working with children, bi-lingual encouraged to apply. CLICK HERE to download application.

These following documents to move forward with the interview or hiring process.

  • 1. Completed Application
  • 2. Updated Resume
  • 3. High School Diploma / College Diploma
  • 4. Original Driver’s license and Social Security card (If they don’t have one or the other a passport, birth certificate or Military ID).

If you can’t submit an application online, please bring completed applications into our office at 6260 Riverside Plaza Lane NW, Suite A or email to

Ask Yourself..

Is your child RGEC smart?

CLICK HERE to see how we can help your student today!

When exploring different options for your child’s before- and after-school care, it’s common to have a list of questions, from how lessons are structured to what the fees are. One of our goals at Rio Grande Educational Collaborative (RGEC) is to be as accessible as possible, so today we’d like to share with you a list of the most common questions we get from parents like you:

Parents Q & A

CLICK HERE for frequently asked questions.

Please contact our office at (505) 873-6035 to register for our Before & After School Programs.


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