Admission Process

1. Visit RIS – Attend a Tour, Open House or personal appointment

A Tour views classrooms from Grade 6 to Grade 1. It provides an overview of the philosophy and curriculum by observing classes ‘in action‘. There is time afterward to address questions. Tour dates.
An Open House has student work on display, opportunities to speak with teachers and visit the school and grounds. Classes are not conducted during an Open House. Open House dates.
If neither are possible, please contact Admissions at 647.439.5335 or by email. A personal appointment may be scheduled at a mutually convenient time.

2. Submit an Application

Download the application
Complete and return to Admissions Coordinator by delivery or mail
Enclose the application fee (non-refundable) – $150 for Playgroup through Grade 8
Note the age requirements for each grade on the application form
3. Admissions Interview

For all students from Playgroup through Grade 8

Early Childhood:

Interview with parents and teacher. Teacher may meets your child at a separate time.

Grades 1-8:

Your child meets with a teacher while you meet with the Admissions Coordinator
Following a class visit the teacher will meet with parents to share observations.

4. Class Visit

Kindergarten and prospective Grade 1 students may visit a class, at the teachers’ discretion
Grades 2-8: students attend class at RIS for a few days. Students experience school days and their peers at RIS. Teachers see the student at work in the class setting.

5. Sign the Contract

Upon acceptance, the Admissions Coordinator will produce a contract.
Review of the contract and payment options can be done in person, or over the phone. The Tuition Assistance process may be discussed at this point if appropriate.
Two to three weeks is the normal return deadline for new contracts.

6. Timing

Spaces are typically identified in early March for the following September.
Interviews may take place at any time.
Where space permits a student may enter the class during the school year.

7. Questions?

Contact Admissions