Red Bay Primary opened in January 1993 with Principal, Mr. Ralph Beckles. Mrs. Shirley Ryan succeeded him as Principal in September 1995. The last principal, Mrs. Angela McLaughlin was principal at the school for 10 years. The present Principal, Dr. Vickie Frederick, took up office in September, 2006.
Red Bay Primary School was inspected 17-19 November 2014 and involved a team of five inspectors from the U.K.