Admission Policy

Applications open on Tuesday 5th November 2019

Applications for primary school for September 2020 open on Tuesday 5 November 2019 and close at midnight on Wednesday 15 January 2020.

You need to apply for primary or infant school places (reception year) - if your child was born between 1 September 2015 and 31 August 2016.

At Bidborough we follow the Kent admissions procedure. Click below to visit Primary Admissions for 2020. 

If you need advice call 03000 41 21 21 or email

Open Mornings

Any parents wishing to visit the school, before applying for a place, are welcome to attend one of our Open Mornings. These will be held on the following dates:

Thursday 3rd October

Thursday 10th October

Thursday 17th October

Thursday 31st October

The open mornings take place from 9.15am to approximately 11am.

The mornings are aimed at parents but if childcare is unavailable, do bring your child. Please contact the school office on 01892 529333 or email to book a place.

 In year admissions

If your child is at primary school and you want to move them to a different school, you need to apply. This is called an in-year admission.

Complete the in year application form found here: and send it to the school you're applying to.

You need to fill in a separate form for each child.