Establishment Ilford County High School

URN: 102850

Community school

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Fremantle Road, Barkingside, Ilford, Essex, IG6 2JB
Local authority:
Redbridge (317)
Headteacher / Principal:
Mrs Rebecca Drysdale
Phase of education:
School type:
Community school
Gender of entry:
URN: 102850, DfE number: 317/4007
UKPRN: 10003253
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Ofsted rating:
Outstanding (Last inspection: 1 November 2007)
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Religious character:
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No boarders
Nursery provision:
No Nursery Classes
Official sixth form:
Has a sixth form
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Reason establishment opened:
Not recorded
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Reason establishment closed:
Not recorded
Not applicable
Special classes:
No Special Classes
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Date last changed / confirmed:
4 February 2021
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Not recorded
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Chair of governors

Chair of governors
Name Appointed by From To
Melvin Pedro Appointed by GB/board 27 June 2013 25 June 2021


Name Appointed by From To
Kalbinder Benning Appointed by LA 8 October 2020 7 October 2024
Tabinda Moazzam Appointed by GB/board 1 September 2016 14 September 2024
Satwinder Nandrha Appointed by GB/board 15 September 2016 13 September 2024
Daniela De Silva Appointed by GB/board 8 September 2020 7 September 2024
Alexander Segall Appointed by GB/board 31 March 2020 30 March 2024
Halil Ibrahim Elected by school staff 16 October 2019 15 October 2023
Atif Jaleel Appointed by GB/board 18 October 2018 17 October 2022
Alan Weinberg MBE Appointed by GB/board 13 September 2018 12 September 2022
Senthooran Ramachandran Appointed by GB/board 7 December 2017 6 December 2021
Rebecca Drysdale Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 1 September 2014 Not recorded

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Shazia Mariam Governor Elected by parents 5 December 2016 4 December 2020
Aqib Sharif Governor Appointed by GB/board 31 March 2020 7 July 2020
Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region:
East of England and North-East London
Government office region (GOR):
Parliamentary constituency:
Ilford North
Urban/rural description:
(England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code:
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Middle super output area (MSOA):
Redbridge 010
Lower super output area (LSOA):
Redbridge 010C

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