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If you are making an application for a place at Sir John Cass Red Coat School, please complete the supplementary form below. You must also apply online via the Local Authority – www.towerhamlets.gov.uk/schooladmissions.

The deadline for submission of the supplementary form is 31st October 2017.

Please note: The following form should be filled out with your child’s details.

  • (Foundation places are for families who are regular worshippers in a recognized Christian Church - see admissions criteria for full details). Written evidence of commitment to your place of worship in the form of a clerical reference is required. This should be submitted by yourself directly to the school in support of the Supplementary Form.

    The priority parishes are as follows:
    The 20 parishes of Tower Hamlets Deanery within the Church of England.
    Bermondsey: St James
    Bermondsey: St Katharine
    Bermondsey: St Mary Magdalen
    Rotherhithe: Holy Trinity
    Rotherhithe: St Mary
    St Leonard Shoreditch
    All Hallows-by-the-Tower
    St Botolph Without Aldgate
    St Katharine Creek
    St Mark Noel Park
    St Mary Lansdowne Road


    You can use the following website to check whether you live in one of the listed parishes – www.achurchnearyou.com

  • Please click here to download the application form for the modern foreign language aptitude test.

  • *Our aim, as a multi-faith school, is to educate openly for an understanding of all faiths. Your religion will be fully respected.

  • Declaration


  • Please note that this is the Sir John Cass Red Coat School supplementary form. You must also complete a Common Application Form (CAF) in order to apply to our school. The CAF can be obtained from your child’s primary school or local authority.