RIVER DELL REGIONAL SCHOOL DISTRICT

 

Grades 7 – 12

 

Welcome to the River Dell Regional School District’s Registration Process

 

For New Students Entering River Dell

 

Please review these four scenarios to determine which items in Step 1 you must complete. All registrants must complete Step 2 and 3.

 

1.      Parent and student reside in Oradell or River Edge.

A, B (if applicable)

 

2.      Student and their parent(s) reside with a homeowner in River Edge or Oradell.

 

A; parent must provide a bill or bank statement that is mailed to them at this residence; homeowner must provide a notarized letter stating he/she is the resident homeowner and student, with parents, reside with said homeowner. Homeowner must supply documents listed in sections A, B and C of affidavit. Homeowner and parents must be present at time of registration.

 

3.      Student resides with a resident homeowner, without their parents.

A, B (if applicable), C, D

 

4.      Student is an exchange student residing with a host family in the Boroughs of River Edge or Oradell. Request must first be made by student exchange organization prior to July 1 and approved by the River Dell Superintendent of Schools.

A, C, D

 

Step 1.        Verification of Residency

 

A.  AFFIDAVIT OF RESIDENCY

 

ALL parents/guardians MUST complete this form. The following documents MUST be submitted along with the notarized affidavit:

 

1.   Recorded Deed showing ownership of a residence within the Boroughs of River Edge or Oradell and current property tax bill OR Lease

2.   Photo ID, such as a valid Driver’s License, Passport, etc.

 

3.   Utility or Telephone Bill OR Bank Statement with your address (please block out all monetary information)

 

      Affidavit of Residency

 

B.  LEASE AFFIDAVIT

 

This affidavit should be submitted if you rent/lease and do not have a signed lease or rental agreement.

 

      Lease Affidavit

 

C.    SWORN STATEMENT OF NONRESIDENT PARENTS WHO HAVE GIVEN CUSTODY OF THEIR CHILD TO A RESIDENT OF RIVER DELL

 

REGIONAL SCHOOL DISTRICT

This affidavit should be completed by nonresident parents.


                      Nonresident parent’s affidavit


 

D.  AFFIDAVIT OF HOST

 

This affidavit should be completed by resident homeowner with a custodial child/student residing with them (without their parents).

 

      Affidavit of Host

 

Step 2.        Complete the following forms:

 

A.  Registration Form

 

All fields must be completed. Please be sure to include your email address as River Dell no longer mails report cards or progress reports to parents. They are accessed by the parent in the parent portal of our student information system.

 

   Registration Form

 

B.  Home Language Survey

 

The information in this form is needed for state reports.

 

      Home Language Survey

 

C.  Student Records Release Form

 

This signed form gives us permission to request your child’s school records from their previous school.

 

   Records Release form

 

Step 3.        Schedule an Appointment

 

When you have completed Steps 1 and 2, contact the District Registrar at 201-599-7207 to schedule an appointment. Please bring the following documentation to your appointment:

 

All required documents in Step 1 that apply.

 

Completed forms from Step 2

Recent Report Card and Transcript if student is in grade 10, 11 or 12

 

Proof of age in the form of an original Birth Certificate or Passport

 

 

 

 

YOU MUST ALSO VISIT THE HEALTH OFFICE LINK FOR IMPORTANT REGISTRATION INFORMATION

 

 

  

If you have any questions, you may contact the District Registrar at 201-599-7207.


 

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