New Student Information

  • New Student ( fall 2019) Important Dates

    Ambassador-led student tours  

    • Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at 3:30pm, beginning in the Auditorium

    • Tuesday, February 5, 2019 at 6:00pm, beginning in the Auditorium.  Please arrive at 5:45  Last tour starts at 6:10. 

    2019 Registration Information 

    • Pre-Registration Information Night for parents of Prospective 9th Grade or Transfer Students
      Tuesday, February 5 at 7:00pm in the RFH Auditorium

    • Course selection, placement and registration information will be presented.

    • Registration packets will be distributed, including Freshman Course Catalog  

      2019-2020 Course Catalog for Incoming Freshmen 

    • The pre-registration meeting is intended for parents. Student attendance is optional.

      • At the pre-registration meeting, we will explain graduation requirements and the typical course progression/ course choices by subject. It is important to understand the expectations of each course individually as well as cumulatively, especially when outside commitments (activities/athletics/service etc.) are factored into students' responsibilities each day.
      • Registration packets will be distributed at Preregistration Information Night. Duplicate forms can be accessed below. Every incoming 9th grader must present proof of residency - a copy of deed or lease, PLUS current bills for 2 different utilities. Please gather proof of residency and bring the registration forms to your student's course selection meeting:  

             1. Registration Form Attach a copy of Birth Certificate.

             2. Native Language Survey Form

             3. My Course Requests - purple - Students must check the math and/or world language courses for
                 which they have placed, the English, History and Science course for which they have been recommended,
                 and the elective course they choose (as well as 3 additional alternate electives)

             4. Naviance account registration

             Students not attending Knollwood or Forrestdale must also bring:

             5. Release of Records form


    2019 Placement Tests by Subject

    •   World Language- Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at 3:45 at RFH

    •   Math- Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 3:45 at RFH   

    2019 Course Selection Appointments  dates

    • The course selection process is NOT first come-first served
    • Instead, all on-time  course requests made during the course selection period are
    • Based on the number of original requests for each course, class sections are created
                 then filled.
    •  Your chance of getting a particular course does not increase with an earlier selection

            March 11,15  Holy Cross and RCDS at RFH by appointment

            March 18,19  at Forrestdale by appointment ( scheduled by Forrestdale)

            March 26,27  at Knollwood by appointment (scheduled by Knollwood)


    New Student Orientation (incoming freshmen and transfer students only) Thursday, August 29 from 1-3pm.