Skip To Main Content

Handbooks, Policies & Forms

Handbook Clipart


2023-24' Riverdale Handbook 

The official student/family Riverdale handbook is an excellent resource regarding school policies. We expect all community members to follow our protocols and expectations. Discover everything you need to know about life at Riverdale, policies, and procedures in our comprehensive K-12 district-wide handbook—your go-to resource for answers to all your questions!


Student Acceptable Use Agreement and Policy This Student Acceptable Use Agreement is intended to promote responsible use and protect students and the school from liability resulting from the misuse of District-issued devices or District provided web-based services.

RSD Fees Fees can be paid online via SchoolPay.

Bullying Policy Harassment, intimidation or bullying and acts of cyberbullying by students, staff and third parties toward students is strictly prohibited. If you need to report bullying, please use the reporting form found in this section.

FERPA Annual notice of rights under FERPA. 

Facilities & Equipment Use Form - Please submit at least 2 weeks in advance of your event date

Facility Use Liability Release Form

Facility Use Liability Release and Hold Harmless Form

Use this form to request the use of any of our school buildings, parking lot or equipment. All three forms must be completed. 

Financial Aid Request for Student Activities If you qualify for free or reduced lunch, or are experiencing exceptional adverse circumstances, you can request assistance with student activity fees by completing a financial aid request form.

Free and Reduced Lunch Application. Apply here using the confidential household application for free and reduced lunch.

Fundraiser Planning Form Use this form to coordinate fundraising efforts among all constituents and reduce the possibility of both calendar and resource conflicts in the District. 

Grade School Lice Policy Lice, unwanted but common. See our school policy on lice. 

ParentVue Tipsheet Includes instructions on how to enable notifications in Parentvue.

Photo & Social Media Opt Out Form If you would like your student to not be photographed or appear on our social media pages, please complete and return this form.  

Medication Authorization Must be completed to authorize our staff to administer student medication.

Self-Medication Agreement Must be completed so that students may self-administer prescription and nonprescription medication.

K-4 Prearranged Absence Form Use this form if your K-4th grade student will be absent for more than a day or two. 

5-8 Prearranged Absence Form Use this form if your 5-8th grade student will be absent for more than a day or two.