Please be aware that If you live in Redbridge you must
apply for a secondary school place through us even
if the school is not in Redbridge.
If you are not a Redbridge resident you need to apply via your
own Council (even for a Redbridge school). For information about
our secondary schools please check out our secondary schools page.
Apply to start secondary school (year 7) for
Applications are for children with birthdays from 1
September 2002 to 31 August 2003.
The online eAdmissions process for applications to
Year 7 in September 2014 is now closed. The
deadline for both paper and online application was
Thursday 31 October 2013.
If you still need to apply, you will need to complete a Common
Once you have completed the
, please send it
with supporting documents showing proof of
residence and a Supplementary Information Form (if
Late applications will not be considered until after those
on time applications have been dealt with.
For further information please view Secondary
admissions guidance 2014 (PDF 3.50MB)
Supporting documents - proof of residency:
To determine residence, at least three current documentary
proofs are required to support your application, and should
include three documents from:
- Your most recent Council Tax statement
(mandatory) – or payment slip/book showing date
payment made and your address
- Rent book
- Tenancy agreement and a copy of the Tenancy Deposit Protection
Scheme coverage or other deposit protection as applies to the
- Utility bills e.g. Electricity/gas/water/landline phone (within
three months old)
- Tax credit award notice (TC602) for the current financial year
- UK Driving Licence.
- Please send in photocopies of proofs of residency, clearly
marked with your child’s name and date of birth, to: London Borough
of Redbridge, Admissions and Awards, Lynton House, 255-259
High Road, Ilford, IG1 1NN
- or scan and email them to email@example.com
Special Educational Needs
For children with a Statement of Special Education
Needs, you will need to speak to SEN about school admission by
contacting Special Educational Needs
Your results - what happens after you have applied?
Online applicants will be sent an email during the evening of
3 March 2014 with notification of a conditional
offer and told to wait for a formal letter.
Accept this place via your email offer, by logging into your
original eAdmissions account and confirming your acceptance by 17
March 2014. This is very important for those who applied online.
View the eAdmissions page to access your
In Year Applications
Moving between secondary schools
If you are already in Year 7 or any other Secondary school year
(through to year 11) and wish to move to another Secondary
school please download and complete the In Year
application form (PDF 1.95KB).
For Chadwell Heath
Academy and The Palmer
Catholic Academy, you
must contact the school direct and complete their own
application form. Please view our waiting
list page for more information.
Sixth Form applications
All Redbridge schools have their own sixth form. If you are
applying for sixth form you must contact the school directly
to apply. If you would like to move from one sixth form to
another school you must speak to your current
school. Here is a list of our secondary
Registering for Redbridge 11 Plus selection test
View details on the 11 Plus
test registration process
Information on how to appeal