Making a decision about which school to send your child to is a really important one and choosing a primary school is one of the most important decisions you will ever make.
We have Kent County Council as our admissions authority. Details of our admission process can be found in the documents below:
Senacre Wood Primary School is a single form entry school; this means our admission number for September 2024 will be 30.
If your child was born between 1st September 2019 and 31st August 2020, your child will be eligible for a primary school place in September 2024. The application process for September 2024 will open on 3rd November 2023.
Parents will have the opportunity to visit the school during the open days listed below.
Thursday 2nd November at 9:30am
Tuesday 7th November at 9:30am
At Senacre Wood Primary, we follow the procedures, timetable and deadlines set by Kent County Council.
An admissions application form has to be completed at the appropriate time, online, and returned to Kent County Council. For more information, please visit KCC- Primary School Places
Kent County Council allocates places based on the criteria for Community and Voluntary Controlled Schools:-
If your child is at primary school and you want to move them to a different school in Kent, you will need to submit an In Year Admissions Form. Senacre Wood Primary School has the following criteria for admission :-
We may have spaces in some year groups, for more information, please call the School Office on 03000 658430.
If you want to apply for a place at Senacre Wood Primary School, you must complete an In Year Admission Form. You need to fill in a separate form for each child you want to apply for. Once you have applied, as there is no guarantee that we will have a space available for your child, you should not remove them from their current school before you are sure they have been accepted.
Please email the completed form to :