Hornchurch Academy Trust
Upminster Infants 4


Reception Intake for September 2024

A warm welcome to Upminster Infant School.

All school tours for admissions in September 2024 have now taken place. 

For information on our school please follow the links below:

Please watch this short video introducing you to our school.

Please also take a look at the virtual tour of our school under the 'About Us' tab.

Academic results are of course important but we also believe within our values of Effort, Imagination, Kindness, Respect and Pride your child’s well-being, enthusiasm for school are also of great importance and very much valued.  We love learning, especially through first hand experiences and this is very much at the heart of our curriculum.

If you need to ask anything specific please email enquiries@uis.havering.sch.uk please put in the header 2024 INTAKE. Please avoid calling the school to gain information as staff will be teaching in class. We can reply faster via email.

If you have any concerns regarding special educational needs or health please email the address above but put for the attention of Mrs Franks who is the manager of SEN support / Mrs Gilham who is the school’s SENCo.

I wish you every success in your application and look forward to meeting you all in the future if your child gains a place at Upminster Infant school. More information will be given in April 2024 once you know if your child has been successful and has a place at the school.

With kind regards

Mrs Lendon - Head of School


Foundation Stage Admissions

Upminster Infant School is part of Hornchurch Academy Trust, Our school caters for boys and girls aged from 4+ to 7+ years. It admits up to 90 pupils in every year in 3 classes.

Havering Council (the Local Authority) is the admission authority for the schools within the Trust. This means that it is the local authority manages the admissions process however there is a separate admission criteria for the school that can be found on our school website. The admission arrangements can be viewed on the

Havering School Admissions page

Applications for children to start Reception in September must be made via your home Local Authority.  For parents that live in Havering this website is


Information for parents wishing to transfer their child to this school from another school (In Year Applications) can be found here