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All admissions to Horsted School are made via Medway Council. Please visit for all the details and the processes of each application.

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EYFS Admissions

We hold school tours for prospective parents. This involves a talk from the EYFS Lead and a tour of the main school with a longer visit to the EYFS classrooms. These tours usually last approximately 30 minutes.

Dates of Tours: 

Tour dates for 2023/24:

  • Monday 9th October 
  • Thursday 12th October
  • Monday 16th October
  • Thursday 19th October
  • Monday 30th October
  • Thursday 2nd November
  • Monday 6th November
  • Thursday 9th November
  • Monday 13th November
  • Thursday 16th November
  • Monday 20th November
  • Thursday 23rd November
  • Monday 27th November
  • Thursday 30th November
  • Monday 4th December
  • Thursday 7th December
  • Monday 11th December
  • Thursday 14th December

Each tour will begin at 9am

Please phone the school office on 01634 335400 to book onto one of our tours.

Applications open 4th September 2023 – 15th January 2024  

Year 3 Admissions

All year two children need to apply for a place in year three at the Junior school. The children are provided with a tour of the junior school and visits to the junior playground/ year 3 classrooms in the summer term of Year 2.  

Applications open 4th September 2023 – 15th January 2024  

Year 6 Transfers to Secondary Education

Please click here to download a useful PowerPoint with information on 11+ applications and secondary school applications. 

Registration to sit the 11+ tests opens Thursday 1st June and closes on Friday 30th June.  - Now Closed

Year 6 children need to apply to attend a chosen secondary school between September and October. All applications can be made via Medway Council.

Applications open 4th September 2023 – 31st October 2023 

Mid-year Admissions

Tours can be arranged via our school office for children wishing to join our school from another school. A tour of the school will be provided by a member of the senior leadership team.