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Wanstead High School

School Application Process

Apply to start secondary school (Year 7) for September 2022

If you live in Redbridge you must apply for a secondary school place through the London Borough of Redbridge.  If you are not a Redbridge resident then you will need to apply via your own local Council.

Redbridge applicants – Apply for a place via London Borough of Redbridge.

What happens after you have applied

The Local Authority will now have sent you an email advising of the outcome of your application on the evening of 1st March 2022.

You should have respond to this offer by Friday 15th  March 2022 by logging into your eAdmissions account or via email admissionsandawards@redbridge.gov.uk with your child's reference number and the name of the school you are accepting.

In April the school wrote to confirm that your child has a place at Wanstead High School and that you would need to complete and return the Intake Form which is now available using the link below. 

We are hoping to be able to invite all of our new student intake to visit the school to meet their tutor and tutor group for a transition morning or afternoon.  Parents will also be invited to an on-line meeting details of which will be sent out at a later date.

Music Tuition

Instrumental lessons are now handled directly by the Music Service.

If your child would like to take advantage of music tuition provided by the Redbridge Music Service during the school day please click on the link below and complete the form.


Admissions Pack

Please click here for the main Admissions Booklet.

Please click here for the Year 6 Intake Form.

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School Prospectus

Please click here for the main School Prospectus.

Please click here for additional information for Prospectus 2022 


In-Year Admissions (Moving between secondary schools)

For full details please click here to visit the London Borough of Redbridge website.