Our Open Evening will be on Thursday 28th September 2017 for the 2018/2019 intake.


School will finish at 12.20pm on this day for students with student helpers returning from 4.45pm.


We will be extending our Open Evening this year to accommodate the high number of visitors from 5.30pm - 9.30pm with the Head Teachers talk being on the hour at 6pm, 7pm & 8pm. 

Car parking will be limited on the night and we would ask that visitors use public transport or walk where possible.

There will be a 10am start on Friday, 29th September 2017 for all Redden Court School students.


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

Assembly Rota 2017-2018

w/c 25th September: European Language Day

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


Current Events:

26th September 2017: English National Ballet Dance Workshop

29th September to 3rd October: French Residential Trip

Past Events:

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

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

21st June 2017: KS3 Awards Evening

29th June 2017: STEM Competition

30th June 2017: Year 7 Sleepover

3rd July 2017: French Translation Bee National Final at Cambridge University

4th July 2017: Year 5 Masterclasses

5th July 2017: Year 10 Apprenticeships Assembly

6th July 2017District Sports Competition and PiXL Up for Debate National Final at Harrow School

7th July 2017Friends of Redden Court End of Year Disco for Years 7 and 8

10th July 2017Havering YTA Event at Coopers Coburn School and Mini Summer Concert

13th July 2017: Aiming High Science Day at Havering 6th Form College and Year 11 End of Year Art Exhibition

14th July 2017: MFL Day at Ardleigh Green School and Year 10 Graduation Assembly

16th to 17th September: Duke of Edinburgh Assessment Expedition at Gilwell Scout Camp, Chingford

18th September: 6th Form Transfer Evening

19th September: Giselle Ballet Show at Sadler's Wells Theatre


26th September:

9.30am to 12pm - English National Ballet Dance Workshop

3.30pm to 6.30pm - Year 7 Chromebook Collection Event

27th September:

Years 7 to 10 Individual and Group Photos

28th September:

12.20pm - School closes for Open Evening

5.30pm to 9.30pm - Open Evening

29th September:

10am - Student Start Time following Open Evening

29th September to 3rd October:

French Residential Trip

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

Quick Links

Redden Court School Expansion Consultation

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 Community Newsletter - July 2017

PE Community Newsletter - July 2017

Admissions Criteria 2017/2018

Behaviour Policy

Safeguarding and Child Protection

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

Funding Letter to Parents February 2017

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

Click here to view our school policies, or follow the link under the About Us menu.

Redden Court School - Contact Us - Committed to Success for All
Redden Court School - Committed to Success