1. Apply To RCS by submitting a completed application to Riverhead Charter School’s main office.

COMPLETED APPLICATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED at the school office BY 3:30 P.M. April 1, 2015

If there are more applications than available seats at the end of the enrollment period (April 1, 2015), a public admissions lottery will be held on Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 6:30 p.m.at the Riverhead Public Library. At the lottery, students will be randomly selected for admission into the 2015-2016 academic year until enrollment capacity is reached. The remaining applicants will be placed on the waiting list in the order of the date the application was submitted. Applicants who submit applications after April 1, 2015 will be added to our wait list.


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2. Submit Application for Transportation at the Home District

Deadline March 31, 2015

Parents/Guardians must go to their home school district of residency by March 31, 2015 to complete an application request for transportation to the Riverhead Charter School for the 2015-2016 school year. Please bring proof of residency and your child’s original birth certificate with you when you complete the application for transportation at your home school district. Please also bring this District Confirmation Form with you to your home school district and have them sign and stamp it. Submit a COPY of the signed District Confirmation Form back to Riverhead Charter School by March 31, 2015

Please note that a transportation application and a District Registration Confirmation Form must be completed and submitted to your home school district by March 31, 2015 whether or not you have been notified of your child’s admission. Keep in mind, if you later change your mind about enrollment or if your child is wait listed, the request for transportation to the Riverhead Charter School is disregarded by the home district without penalty to you.

District Confirmation Form

3. Admitted Students must complete registration process by May 7, 2015 to ensure seat.

Once admitted, students must complete the registration process by May 7, 2015 in order to secure a seat. If the registration process is not completed by the May 7, 2015 registration deadline, the offer of acceptance will be withdrawn and offered to the next child on the wait list.


Picture 2Re-registration Instructions for Current RCS Students Returning for the Next School Year.

Please remember that in order for your child(ren) to be eligible for continued enrollment at the Riverhead Charter School for the 2015/2016 school year, you must submit an Intent to Return Form to RCS for each returning student by January 31, 2015. In addition, you MUST submit an application for transportation to your home district AND return a completed District Registration Confirmation form to RCS by March 31, 2015.
(This must be done every year even if your child already attends RCS). Transportation Application AND District Confirmation Forms must be completed and submitted by March 31, 2015 to complete the registration process. If you do not complete the reregistration process by March 31, 2015 we may need to release your child’s seat to a child waiting for admission.

Intent to Return Form Form


 For the 2015-2016 School Year

REMINDER For Current RCS Students:

To ensure a seat for next year, current RCS students must submit: Intent to Return Form  by January 31, 2015

Transportation Application & District Confirmation Form by March 31, 2015

Tour Dates

New Tour Dates 

January 20, 2015
January 22, 2015
February 4, 2015
February 26, 2015
March 2, 2015
March 10, 2015
March 19, 2015
March 25, 2015


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