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Admissions 2024/2025 - Applications For Year 7 Intake Starting September 2024

Please read the Admissions Policy and Procedure which can be found below.


Please also ensure that you have read the school’s Privacy Notice, which can be found on the school’s website here:


Please return this Supplementary Information Form to the Admissions Officer at the school (not Kent County Council). For Year 7 entry in September 2024 please return this form to the school no later than 31st October 2023 in order that we may rank your application.

If applicable you must send a copy of your child’s baptismal certificate and/or Other Faith  Reference, to the Admissions Officer at the school along with this completed form.


Please note failure to submit a completed Supplementary Information form when applying for a Catholic school place may result in your application not being placed in the correct category and could result in you not receiving an offer of a place.

Please note that if you are not offered a place and submit an appeal, a copy of this form will be submitted to the Appeal Panel.


In Year or Casual Applications

Applications made too late for the Kent co-ordinated system, In-year applications for year 7 and applications for entry to years 8-11 must be made on the IYCAF (In -Year and Casual application Form) available on school websites. The same policy and procedure (apart from the timetable) applies to these applications. This form must be sent to the school’s Admissions Officer with this supplementary information form.

Key Action Dates

Application for Secondary Transfer opensFriday 1 September 2023
Test date for pupils in Kent Primary schoolsThursday 7 September 2023
Test date for pupils not in Kent Primary schoolsSaturday 9 September 2023
National closing date for application formsTuesday 31 October 2023
National Offer Day: e-mails sent from Kent Admissions after 4pm and letters sent 1st classFriday 1 March 2024
St Edmund's will send out welcome letters no earlier than

Tuesday 5

March 2024

Deadline for school places should be accepted or declined no later thanFriday 15 March 2024
Deadline for lodging appealsThursday 28 March 2024
Kent County Council to reallocate places that have become available from the school's waiting lists. After this point, schools will take back ownership of their waiting lists.Thursday 25 April 2024
Appeals HearingTBC

Our Mission and Values

“Therefore learn as if to live forever; live as if to die tomorrow” (St Edmund of Abingdon)

Read Our Values & Ethos Statement

Trust Information

St Edmund's Catholic School is an academy, and part of the Kent Catholic Schools’ Partnership. The Kent Catholic Schools’ Partnership is an exempt charity and a company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales under company registration number 08176019 at registered address: Barham Court, Teston, Maidstone, Kent, ME18 5BZ. St Edmund's Catholic School is a business name of Kent Catholic Schools’ Partnership.