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Key Information

Please find below important documents and information about our school.  If a parent requires a paper copy of the information on this website, this will be made available to you free of charge.  For specific formats please contact the school office.

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Admissions Policy

Admissions for Reception Class in September 2018

All admissions to Grove Park Primary School are dealt with under the Kent County Council admissions process, please see website details below:


In Year Admissions

If you are applying for an 'in year' admission, please click on the link below for further information:


Secondary Admissions

For further information regarding secondary admissions please click on the link below:



Reception Admission


Kent County Council will notify parents of their preference school on 16th April 2018.  Applications made online will be notified by email after 4pm and a letter will be sent to parents who applied via RCAF. 

If your child is due to start primary, infant or junior school in 2018 you can appeal between 16th April and 16th May 2018 to guarantee that your appeal will be heard by 18th 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 school days from the deadline for lodging appeals where possible, or within 30 school days of the appeals being lodged.

In the first instance please forward your appeal form to the school office.

For advice call 03000 41 21 21 or email


In Year Admission Appeals

In the event of parents' being unhappy with the process or wishing to appeal against a refusal due to the standard number being reached, the Education Office should be contacted.  The address to contact is:



Kent County Council

Room 2.24

Sessions House

County Hall


Kent ME14 1XQ

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