Welcome to Valentines High School, an outstanding secondary school in Ilford, Essex. The school was awarded 'outstanding' status in its OFSTED inspection - October 2006 involved in school life by attending school productions, concerts and our very popular presentation evenings. At Valentines High School we believe that young people are the most important part of the school, and that enabling pupils to learn is the center of all our work. We have an outstanding environment for learning. We are strong on discipline, strong on standard of achievements, and strong on providing the best for all our pupils. We have very high expectations for all our pupils, students and staff, and of our parents. Choosing a secondary school is one of the most important decisions we make as parents.
Admission Arrangements for 2017/18
All applications are dealt with by the Local Education Authority, Lynton House, 255-259 High Road, Ilford, Essex IG1 1NN.
The deadline date for parents to lodge their appeal online is 12th April 2017: https://www.redbridge.gov.uk/schools/admission-appeals/
Valentines has a set area of admission, called ’catchment area’ and children living in Valentines High School’s catchment area have priority for admission. Children with statements of special educational needs will be admitted to the school that is named on their statement.
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