Admissions

 

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We are so excited that you have chosen to become a part of our family here at Riverland Christian Academy! We look forward to getting to know you and your children as we embark on this journey together. We thank you for entrusting us with your child, and we hope we will be able to work together to accomplish a much greater good.

 


 

Riverland Christian Academy admits students of any race, color, nationality and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school.

 

Riverland Christian Academy does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in the administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, athletics, or other school administered programs.

 

Riverland Christian Academy, as a private institution, reserves the privilege of setting and maintaining its own standards for student conduct, dress, and cleanliness. The school maintains the right to refuse admittance to anyone who fails to meet the entrance requirements and to suspend or expel any student who violates the standards set down in the Standards of Conduct, Parent and Student Handbook, or other rules of conduct as defined by the Administration.

 

All students attending Riverland Christian Academy are required to regularly attend church services. If not attending Riverland Baptist Church, a signed statement from the pastor of the church they are attending must be on file and approved. 

 


 

In order to become eligible to enter Riverland Christian Academy, each prospective new student and his parents/guardians must do the following:

1. Read the Parent and Student Handbook (undergoing revisions)

2. Submit the completed application form and application fee.

3. Submit 2 completed recommendation forms. (Negative recommendations will result in denied admission.)

4. Submit all the following forms:

  • Copy of certified Birth Certificate
  • Florida Immunization Form
  • Copy of Social Security Card
  • Doctor’s Health Form from the State of Florida
  • Copy of the most recent Report Card
  • Copy of transcript for High School Students
  • Most Recent Achievement Test Scores
  • Latest service plan papers (McKay students)
  • Acceptance Letter (SUFS; Hope; AAA; Florida Empowerment)
  • Family Information Form

5. Schedule and entrance assessment (diagnostic test) and submit assessment fee. (The entrance assessment determines ability for grade placement; students who do not meet the placement standard will be required to repeat the current grade or be denied admission.)

Steps 1-5 must be completed before the school office will schedule an appointment with an administrator for an interview. 

6. An interview with both parents or guardians and the student being enrolled will be scheduled.​ (Complete and submit the following forms)

Scheduling an interview does not insure acceptancee to the school. Students have not completed the application process for admission until an interview is held. 

7. Notification of acceptance will be mailed along with any necessary documents. 

 

All new 6th - 12th grade students begin on probation, and the student and his parents are required to sign and abide by the probation agreement. 

The enrollment of students in the ninth grade and above will be permitted if transferring from another A.C.E. school, and or the student's grades reflect no problems that would hinder graduation schedule.

All new elementary students are admitted conditionally on a nine weeks trial period. If the child fails to make acceptable progress or does not adjust to the program of the school, the parents will be expected to give additional help at home. The school reserves the right to place the child in a lower grade if deemed necessary. Additional probation may be set for not completing homework, failing to meet other academic requirements in a subject, or as a result of disciplinary problems.

 

For enrollment or more questions please email rca@riverlandbaptistchruch.com