The ASK Academy

The ASK Academy Early College High School is an academy model that students can enter starting upon enrollment in the 9th grade. The ASK Academy offers certification and associate degrees in a several Health Science and STEM fields, including Biotechnology, Medical Laboratory Technician, and Emergency Medical Services. The majority of students take coursework on our campus or one of three nearby Community College locations (Rio Rancho, Westside, and Main).   

School Information

4550 Sundt Road NE, Rio Rancho, NM 87124
State Charter School in Rio Rancho School District


Nadyne Shimada


Barbara McCann

Program of Study

Health Science



Postsecondary Partner

Central New Mexico Community College

Postsecondary Degrees/Certificates

Community Health Worker Certification

Certified Nursing Assistant

Emergency Medical Technician Certification

Patient Care Technician Certification

Biotechnology Associate Degree

Emergency Medical Services Associate Degree

Medical Lab Technician Associate Degree

Certificate of Designation