Seven Kings School
Redbridge, United Kingdom
About Seven Kings School
Seven Kings School is a mixed maintained primary and secondary school in London, serving pupils from the ages of 4 to 18. The school is situated in Ilford, and the London Borough of Redbridge. Seven King’s has approximately 1430 students and is a coeducational foundation school maintained by Redbridge Borough Council.
The primary school opened as part of the existing Seven Kings High School in 2015, with all pupils automatically entitled to move to the secondary. In 2009, the Redbridge school was identified by Ofsted as one of the outstanding schools serving disadvantaged communities.
Values and vision
Seven Kings School guides it’s students with the values entrenched in the school motto: “Friendship, Excellence and Opportunity.” The focus at the London school is on creating a safe, stable and happy learning environment where students can be encouraged to grow and achieve a kind of success personal to them. The school's vision is to nurture confident and socially responsibly young people, who are capable of bringing these values with them in later life.
The school holds specialisms in science, technology and languages, and is a training school.
“All students achieve so well because teaching and learning is of a consistently high standard and the curriculum offered is outstanding. Teaching is characterised by the very effective learning relationships established in the classroom. Teaching provides a strong structure for learning, with careful questioning and varied teaching strategies promoting the fast acquisition of knowledge and skills. Assessment practices and the monitoring of students' progress are robust, enabling the school to support all students to achieve well.”