Admissions

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

Applications for September 2022 are now closed. Offers are being processed for our Reception intake for September 2022 following National Offer Day (Tuesday 19th April 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, 5 November 2021

Open Day

Tuesday, 23rd November 2021

National closing date for applications

Deadline date for the return of Supplementary Information Forms.

Monday, 17 January 2022

National Offer Day: emails sent after 4pm and letters sent by 1st class post

Tuesday, 19 April 2022

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 Wednesday, 4 May 2022

Deadline for lodging of appeals

Tuesday 17 May 2022

Admissions Documents (2022-2023)

Admissions Policy

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Supplementary Information Form

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Advice for Summer Born Children

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

Applications for September 2023, open in September 2022

Our school open days will be in November-January; to be confirmed at a later date.

 

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