We look forward to seeing you all back on Tuesday 3rd September. Remember that the teachers will meet the children in years 1-6 on the playground on the first morning only
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School Admissions Information


Applying for a Primary School

Painters Ash School follow the Kent Admissions arrangements which can be found on the Kent Website.

You must apply for a primary school place if:

  • your child is due to start primary or infant school (reception year)
  • your child is at infant school (year 2) and is due to start junior school (year 3)
  • your child is at primary school (year 2) and you want your child to move to a junior school at the start of year 3

In Year Admissions

If your child is at a primary or junior school and you want to move them to a different school, you will need to make an in year admission. Click here for further information.


Expression of Interest

If you are considering sending your child to Painters Ash School to join Reception you may wish to complete an Expression of Interest Form. This will ensure we have your contact details so that we can keep you informed about Open Day events.



If your child is due to start primary, infant or junior school in 2019 you can appeal between 16 April and 21 May 2019 to guarantee that your appeal will be heard by 18 July 2018.  For applications made in the normal admission round, appeals must be heard within 40 school days of the deadline for lodging appeals.  For late applications, appeals should be heard within 40 schools days from the deadline for lodging appeals where possible, or within 30 schools days of the appeals being lodged.​

View current admissions documents here



Admissions arrangements September 2018

Admissions arrangements 2019