Redbridge 11 plus selection test: school admission in September
2016 is now closed
The date of the Redbridge 11 plus selection
test was Saturday 12 September
2015. The deadline to register your child for the
Redbridge 11 plus selection test for Ilford County High School for
boys or Woodford County High School for girls has now passed and
registration has closed. The deadline was 5pm on Tuesday
30th June 2015.
Registration is now closed
- Registration opened on 1 May 2015 and
closed at 5pm on 30 June 2015.
- You will have received an email with a
reference number to confirm you have registered; if you did not
receive an email, it means we did not receive the registration
(check your Junk or Spam email folders).
- No late registrations will be accepted for
notes on essential information about the 11 plus test (PDF
catchment area' for the Redbridge grammar schools, which
includes all of the London Boroughs of Redbridge and of Waltham
Forest, but parts only of Essex, Newham and Barking &
- At the time of registration, proofs of
residence were required. If you registered but have not yet sent
your proofs of residence and proof of your child’s date of birth
(including evidence of any significant medical or
other condition which might require special test arrangements),
please send them now, preferably as an email attachment, to
or to Transfer Admissions, Lynton House, 255-259 High Road, Ilford,
IG1 1NN, with your 11 plus reference number written on the top
copy. Only photocopies of proofs are required at this stage.
Proofs of residence
Four proofs are required from you:
Proof of your child's date of
- Any document showing your child’s date of
birth, such as a passport, birth certificate or medical card
Three proofs of address are required
- Council Tax 2015/16 details: a bill, payment
books, or slips for 2015/16, showing payment dates. For Redbridge
addresses we can check your Council Tax reference number
- Utility bills less than three months old:
e.g. electricity, water, gas, landline phone - which must show your
home phone number
- Tenancy agreement – NB those with tenancy
agreements will normally be required to provide a copy of their
coverage under the Tenancy Deposit Protection Scheme or other
deposit protection as applies to the tenancy showing payment
- Evidence of exchange of contracts
- Tax credit award notice (TC602) for the
current financial year 2015/16
- UK Driving Licence
- Rent book
You may also need to provide (if
- Evidence relating to any significant medical
condition which might require special test arrangements
Where will the test be held?
The test will be held at Woodford County High School (girls) and at
Ilford County High School (boys).
Open evenings have been held at the grammar
schools, there will be no further opportunity to visit the schools
unless an offer is made to your child after 1 March 2016.
The examination board is CEM, University of
Durham, which assesses pupils’ understanding and application of
knowledge and skills taught in the Key Stage 2 curriculum. CEM
produces a familiarisation booklet to inform parents and candidates
about its 11 plus selective assessment test.
The booklet includes examples to indicate the
range of skills required to complete the assessment and the manner
in which questions are answered. This familiarisation booklet is
not definitive and the inclusion of any question types does not
guarantee that they will be found in the final assessment.
Please view the 11 plus entrance test familiarisation booklet 2016