Redden Court School is a school which has served the local community of Harold Wood for many years, providing a high-quality education for the students of this area.

The school is forward thinking and progressive. We seek to achieve the very best for all our students through the use of advanced technology and a rich variety of educational approaches. We have caring staff dedicated to ensuring that your children are successful in every aspect of their learning.

Redden Court School is one of only a few comprehensive schools in the country who have accredited Thinking School status.  Our approach to Teaching and Learning very much focuses on the development of thinking skills, growth mindsets and increasingly flexible learners.  As a learning community, we are committed to the success of all of our learners and pride ourselves on being an inclusive school.

Mr P Ward, Head Teacher BA (Hons)

'You have created an inclusive community where pupils and staff relate well to each other' Ofsted September 2016

SMSC (Spiritual, Moral, Social and Cultural) Calendar of Events

Assembly Themes for 2016/17

w/c 5th June: Election


Current Events:

28th May to 1st June: Spain Residential Tour, lloret de Mar, Spain

Past Events:

4th November: Governors Open Day

7th to 11th November: Danish Teachers Visiting the School

8th November: Year 11 Safe Drive Stay Alive Event at the Queens Theatre

9th November: Year 11 Sixth Form Assembly

13th November: Years 9, 10 and 11 History Trip to Cenotaph and Westminster Abbey

14th to 18th November: Anti-Bullying Week

15th November: Humanities University Challenge for Years 7 to 10

17th November: Thomson Reuters Careers Trip, Canary Wharf

22nd and 23rd November: ABC Success Workshop

29th November 2016: Year 8 Careers/STEM Trip to CEME in Rainham and Year 9 Art Trip to the National Portrait Gallery

30th November 2016: Streetwise Production for Years 7 and 8

1st December 2016: Young Engineers Careers/STEM Workshop for Years 7, 8 and 9

W/C 5th December 2016: Food Bank Appeal

12th December 2016: STEM Ambassador Talks

13th December 2016: Christmas Concert

14th December 2016: Habit Factory Sessions for Year 8 SEN Students and GCSE Drama Students

14th December 2016: SEND Christmas Party

15th Decmber 2016: Maths Thinking Skills Day

15th December 2016: Year 9 GCSE Pantomime Performance to Harold Wood Primary

16th December 2016: Mistletoe Day

11th January 2017: Panathlon Multi Sports Competition

17th January 2017: Year 9 Debating Competition

30th January 2017: Year 10 Peer to Peer Session

31st January 2017: Year 11 and 10 Peer to Peer Session

3rd February to 7th February 2017: Humanities Trip to Krakow

7th February to 9th February 2017: School Production - The Diary of Anne Frank

23rd February 2017Arc Education Theatre Performance to Years 7 and 8

24th February 2017: Epping Forest Field Studies Trip

28th February 2017: Globe Theatre Trip

2nd March 2017: World Book Day

9th March 2017: Drama Theatre Trip to see The Crucible

10th March 2017: UKMT Regional Final, YTA Pitch Event and Anti-Bullying Steering Group Meeting

14th March 2017: Year 9 Debating Competition

18th March 2017: Duke of Edinburgh Training Walk at South Weald

22nd March 2017: Junk Band Day

23rd March 2017: The Design Museum (London) Educational Visit

23rd March 2017: Queen's College Roadshow

27th March: Year 10 Speak Out Challenge

20th April 2017: Careers Fair for Years 8, 9 and 10 and Year 9 Leadership Course at Rainham Cricket Club

19th April 2017Year 9 Debating Competition at Alleyn's School, London

22nd April 2017: Duke of Edinburgh Training Day led by Ben Bullen Adventures

25th April 2017: ARC Theatre Performance to Years 7, 8 and 9

26th April 2017: Year 9 Careers Transition Assembly

27th April 2017: UKMT Junior Challenge for Top Sets Years 7 and 8

28th April 2017: Year 7 School Visit to UEL 

2nd May 2017: Year 9 Product Design Visit to The Design Museum, London

4th May 2017: French Spelling Bee Regional Final at Coopers Coborn School

6th and 7th May 2017Duke of Edinburgh Expedition to Skreens Park Activity Centre

9th and 10th May 2017: Year 10 Careers Assembly

8th and 9th May 2017: Years 7 and 8 Havering Arts Assembly

12th and 13th May 2017: PiXL Up for Debate Residential Trip

18th May 2017: Year 10 Speak Out Challenge

19th May 2017: Coca-Cola Enterprise Trip

24th May 2017: Cricket Leadership Course, Year 9 Construction Industry Careers Talk and Year 10 Army Careers Talk

25th May 2017: Make the Future Live Festival at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park and Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time Theatre Trip, London


15th May to 30th June:

Year 11 Exams

12.20pm to 1pm - Early Lunch Timetable

28th May to 1st June:

Spain Residential Tour, lloret de Mar, Spain

8th June:

9am to 11am - Gallows Tesco School Visit

5pm - Governors Training on Careers

Anti Bullying Message by Redden Court School Students (YouTube Video)

Quick Links

Funding Letter to Parents February 2017

Presentation by the Head Teacher from the Funding Meeting 9th February 2017

Values and Ethos Statement

Disadvantaged Policy

Pupil Premium Grant Allocation and Expenditure

Year 7 Literacy and Numeracy Catch Up Premium 2016/17

English Ofsted Report (May 2014)

Ofsted Inspection Report (September 2016)

Equality Objectives

Equality and Diversity Policy for Staff

Accessibility Plan


Latest Newsletter - April 2017

PE Community Newsletter - April 2017

Admissions Criteria 2017/2018

Behaviour Policy

Safeguarding and Child Protection

Whistleblowing Policy

Child Protection Officers at Redden Court School

Anti Bullying Policy

E-Safety Policy

SEN Policy

SEN Local Offer

SEN Report (clause 65)

Charges and Remissions Policy

Complaints Procedure

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