If you are wanting to apply for a reception year place, please do so via Kent County Council.
Please note that if we receive more applications that places available, we will apply our oversubscription criteria. Children who meet our criteria the most will be given priority. If you want your application to be considered on faith grounds, we urge you also complete a supplementary information form.
Our Open Day
Monday 18th October 2021
Online applications process open
Friday 5th November 2021
Online application process closes
Monday 17th January 2022
National Offer Day
Tuesday 19th April 2022
Deadline for late applications and waiting list requests for KCC. Deadline for places to be accepted or declined to school.
Wednesday 4th May 2022
Tuesday 17th May 2022
Reallocation Offer Day
Wednesday 8th June 2022
Children start school
If your child is due to start primary school in September 2022, you can appeal if you are refused a place at one of your preferred schools on National Offer Day (Tuesday 19 April 2022) via KCC.
You must submit your appeal before Tuesday 17 May 2022 for it to be considered by Tuesday 19 July 2022. Any appeals received after this time will be heard within 40 school days from the deadline, or where reasonably possible in line with updated guidance from the Department for Education.
For late applications, appeals should be heard within 40 school days from the deadline for lodging appeals where possible, or within 30 school days of the appeal being lodged where reasonably possible in line with updated guidance from the Department for Education.