Rains ISD Student Transfer Policy
According to RISD board policy (FDA), the Superintendent is authorized to accept or reject any transfer requests, provided that such action is without regard to race, religion, color, sex, disability, national origin or ancestral language.
A resident student who becomes a nonresident during the course of a semester shall be permitted to continue in attendance for the remainder of the semester.
A nonresident student wishing to transfer into the District shall file an application for transfer each school year with the Superintendent or designee. Transfers shall be granted for one regular school year at a time.
The School Board reserves the right to accept or reject any nonresident transfer student for admission to Rains ISD.
The fee for non-employee transfer students is set at $500 per student per year beginning with new transfers for the 2018-2019 school year and will be required if your child/children are approved. The transfer fee is nonrefundable because of transfer revocation or student withdrawal. Transfer students may be revoked by the Superintendent at any time for good cause.
In approving transfers, the following factors shall be considered:
Documents required with the transfer application in order to be considered:
For questions pertaining to the transfer application process, contact the Superintendent’s secretary at 903-473-2222.