Admissions for Reception Class

Please contact the school office to find out more about our Open Day tours.

Our next tours are at 9.30am and 2pm on Monday 27th November 2023.

Please book in with the School Office by ringing 01622 891289.

Our admission number for Reception Class is 60 and pupils begin their school life in the September following their fourth birthday. 

Applications for children due to start primary school in September 2024 will open 3rd November 2023 and will close 15th January 2024. More information can be found at www.kent.gov.uk/schooladmissions. Parents are encouraged to apply online at www.kent.gov.uk/ola. Parents will be informed of which school they have been offered on 16th April 2024.

You can appeal the Primary School Placement offer using this link:


School Tours will be able to be booked soon - watch this space!

General Admissions

If your child is already at school and you wish to apply for a place at Headcorn Primary School, please complete the In-Year Casual Application Form, available from KCC In-Year Admissions or contact the school office on 01622 891289 and send it directly to the school. The school will follow KCC’s set criteria for admission and over-subscription.

If you are moving to the area and interested in your child joining our school, we may have spaces in some year groups.  For more information, please call the School Office on 01622 891289.

Secondary School Places

Details about applying for a secondary school place can be found online at http://www.kent.gov.uk/education-and-children/schools/school-places/secondary-school-places

If you are thinking about applying for a grammar school you can register your child for the Kent Test.

An information letter will be available later in the year about applications for the Kent Test.