Admissions

Our 2022 Open Days for the Academic Year 2023-2024

Date Time Book Now
Monday 3rd October 2022 09:30-11:00 Book 03/10/2022
Tuesday 11th October 2022 13:30- 15:00 Book 11/10/2022
Tuesday 18th October 2022 09:30- 11:00 Book 18/10/2022
Wednesday 2nd November 2022 13:30- 15:00 Book 02/11/2022
Thursday 10th November 2022 13:30-15:00 Book 10/11/2022
Thursday 17th November 2022 09:30-11:00 Book 17/11/2022
Wednesday 23rd November 2022 18:00- 19:30 Book 23/11/2022
Tuesday 29th November 2022 18:00- 19:30 Book 29/11/2022

Applying for a Reception place for the Academic Year 2023-2024

Applications for September 2023, open in November 2022

The link below will give you guidance (provided by KCC) on applying for a school place:

Please click here to apply for a school place at Shorne CEP.

Key Action

Date

Application for Primary Intake opens online

Friday, 4th November 2022

National closing date for applications

Deadline date for the return of Supplementary Information Forms.

Monday, 16th January 2023

National Offer Day: emails sent after 4pm.

Monday 17th April 2023

Deadline date for late applications and waiting lists to be included in Kent County Council’s reallocation stage. 

Also, the date by which places should be accepted or declined to schools

By Monday, 1st May 2023

Deadline for lodging of appeals

Friday 12th May 2023

Admissions Documents (2023-2024)

Admissions Policy

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Advice for Summer Born Children

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Applying for a Reception place for the Academic Year 2022-2023

Applications for September 2022 are now closed.

Appeals

If your child is due to start primary school in September 2022, you can appeal if you were refused a place at one of your preferred schools on National Offer Day (Tuesday 19 April 2022).

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.

 

Admission Appeals Form

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Generic Defence Statement

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FAQ's for Appeals

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In Year Admissions

If you are considering transferring your child to our school, please contact the school office via office@shorne.kent.sch.uk or 01474 822312 for information on availability and waiting lists, as well as to arrange a tour of the school.

If you are applying for a place outside of the September Admissions process you will need to complete an In-Year Application Form. This form will need to be completed and returned directly to the office, which can be downloaded below.

In Year Admission Form

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For information regarding our oversubscription criteria, please refer to the Admissions Policy.