Moving between schools
If you are already in Reception or any other Primary
school (through to year 6) and wish to move to
another Primary school or remain on a school's waiting list,
please complete the online In-Year
Apply to start primary school (reception) for September
Applications are for children with birthdays from 1
September 2009 to 31 August 2010
Please be aware that If you live in Redbridge you must apply for
a reception 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 primary schools please view our
primary schools page.
The deadline for both paper and online applications
was Wednesday 15 January 2014.
The online eAdmissions process for
applications to primary school (reception) for
September 2014 is now closed.
If you still need to apply, you will need to complete a Common
Please check: to see if the school
you are applying for requires a supplementary information form
Once you have completed the
, please send
it with supporting documents showing proof of
residence and a Supplementary Information Form (if
For further information please view Primary admissions
guidance 2014 (PDF 4.78MB).
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 Special Education Needs applications, you will need to speak
to us by contacting Special
Educational Needs Team.
Information on how to appeal
In Year Applications
Moving between primary schools
If you are already in Reception or any other Primary school year
(through to year 6) and wish to move to another Primary
school, please complete the In-Year