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We Are Now Accepting Applications for the 2021-22 School Year
RVC welcomes all California residents to apply. We accept applications all year, and begin our admissions process in the Spring for the following Fall. Priority is given to families who apply within the first application period. After that date, the admissions process is conducted frequently and students are accepted or placed on a waitlist.
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Application Timeline for the 2021-22 School Year
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Our Four-Step Admissions Process
RVC accepts all California resident students, from TK through 5th grade. Our enrollment process is simple.
- Submit an application by applying online or mailing in the form. At the end of the next enrollment period, the admissions process will be conducted to accept applicants, or a grade-level lottery will be conducted if there are more applicants than there are open spaces.
- Once RVC has conducted the admissions process, you will receive an offer of admission or be placed on the waitlist.
- Submit the “Admission Acceptance” form. You will receive a link to this form with your admission offer.
- Submit Enrollment documents.
Enrolled students don't need to reapply every year.
RVC emphasizes the joy of discovery: students are encouraged to follow their natural curiosity, and are given the space and tools to explore their interests. The RVC approach fosters independence and collaboration, individual responsibility and a caring sense of community.