Toll Free: (888) 886-2029
Main Ph: (405) 247-6670
ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS for 2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR
Riverside Indian School is accepting applications for the 2019-2020 school year.
BY MAIL: Riverside Indian School
ATTN: Student Admissions
101 Riverside Drive
Anadarko, OK 7300
BY FAX: (405) 247-5529
27 pages total
ADMISSIONS APPLICATION PROCESS - “What’s next?”
Once your application has been submitted and verified as being COMPLETE, it then is presented to the Admission Committee. This part of the application process should take no longer than five (5) business days to determine if your application has been approved or denied. A letter of approval or denial will then be mailed by Ms. LaCretia Vasquez, who can be contacted at (405) 247-6670, ext 228.
OUT-of-STATE STUDENT TRAVEL
Riverside Indian School will provide out-of-state student transportation for students who are accepted. Travel will be provided at the beginning of the school year, during Christmas break, and at the end of the school year. Riverside staff will be stationed at the airports where students have flights/layovers, and will assist with ensuring students get to the proper gates. Transportation from the Oklahoma City airport to Riverside Indian School will also be provided, however transportation from the student’s residence to the departing airport is YOUR responsibility.
STUDENTS FLY INTO WILL ROGERS WORLD AIRPORT, LOCATED IN OKLAHOMA CITY, OKLAHOMA.
All travel itineraries and travel information packets are mailed to the parent/guardian prior to the student’s travel date. If you do not receive an itinerary, or have questions regarding travel, please contact the school at the following numbers:
• Riverside Toll Free Number: 888-886-2029
• Riverside Main Phone: 405-247-6670
• Student Travel Dept: 888-886-2029, ext. 249
• Student Travel Dept (direct): 405-247-4162
• After Hours/Emergency only: 405-933-4693
(DO NOT CALL the last number listed to reschedule a flight, this is for emergencies ONLY)
• Download entire application (see above link)
• Filled out application completely
• Sign and date (where required)
• Fax (405-247-4429) or mail completed application
• Remember, an incomplete application WILL NOT BE PROCESSED and will cause a delay in your application being provided to the Admission Committee
Where is Riverside Indian School?
Riverside’s physical location is one mile north of Anadarko, Oklahoma, on Hwy 281, within WCD (Wichita, Caddo and Delaware) land, just west of the Bureau of Indian Affair’s Southern Plains Regional Office, and the tribal headquarters of the Wichita and Affiliated Tribes.
Information for out-of-state-travelers
PHOTO ID: Make sure your student has a photo ID upon check-in at the airport.
AIRPORT CHECK-IN: Please arrive at the airport AT LEAST TWO (2) HOURS PRIOR to the scheduled departure time.
BAGGAGE FEES: Baggage fees for checked bags are the parent’s/guardian’s responsibility and must be paid upon check-in at the airport. A current baggage fee policy will be included with the student’s travel itinerary. Luggage and other personal belongings may also be mailed to the school to avoid costly fees at the airport.
UNACCOMPANIED MINORS: This is a service offered by airlines for younger passengers flying alone. THIS FEE WILL BE PAID BY THE SCHOOL IF IT IS REQUIRED.
MISSED FLIGHTS: If your student misses their flight and the airline is unable to confirm them on another flight, please CONTACT THE SCHOOL DURING OFFICE HOURS so that student’s flight can be rescheduled. Students who continually miss their flights will be placed on the waiting list until an opening becomes available.
ADMISSIONS and TRAVEL CONTACT PHONE NUMBERS:
• LaCretia Vasquez (applications): (405) 247-6670, ext 228.
• LaDonna Sloan (travel coordinator): (405) 247-6670
• Admissions fax number: (405) 247-5529