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Allington Primary School

Allington
Primary School

Admissions

We accept children at any point during the school year, providing we have space available. If you have any queries regarding placing your child at our school, please contact us on 01622757320  or office@allington.kent.sch.uk. 

Foundation Stage

Children start school in the September following their 4th birthday. The admissions round opens in November for the following September and applications are made online at www.kent.gov.uk/ola. If you have any difficulty with the process, please do not hesitate to contact us as we will be happy to help with the application process. You should choose up to 3 schools in order of preference, and the Local Education Authority will advise you in the middle of April which school you have been allocated.

We are holding new parent tours to give prospective parents an opportunity to view the school. Details of the tours can be found on our home page notice board.  Please contact the school office with the date you would like to attend.

Key dates for 2018 Year R admissions are as follows:

Deadline for applications: Monday 15th January 2018

National offer day: Monday 16th April 2018

Deadline for lodging appeals: Wednesday 16th May 2018

If the school application was made in the normal round of applications appeals must be heard within 40 school days of the appeal deadline.

Kent County Council's admissions team can be contacted on 03000 416 789 for in-year places,

or 03000 416 111 for entry to primary school.

For advice call 03000 41 21 21 or email kentonlineadmissions@kent.gov.uk.

For information about appealing for a primary school place, please visit http://www.kent.gov.uk/education-and-children/schools/school-places/appeal-a-school-offer#tab-1 where you will find information and documentation regarding the process.

In Year Admissions

We are currently holding a waiting list for all year groups.  The waiting list is structured using our admission criteria.

If you would like to join the waiting list please complete an IYCAF (in year casual admission form) and send it to the school office. 

Once we have have responded to your IYCAF, if you would like to appeal for an in year place, please write to the school detailing reasons for your appeal.  In year appeals will be heard 30 days after the appeal is lodged.

Our current admissions policy is below.