Admissions

Welcome to Mereworth Community Primary School

At Mereworth, we know that finding the best possible primary school for your child is one of the most important decisions you will ever make. To help you have as much information as possible, we are holding open mornings for prospective parents at 9:30am on the following dates:

  • Wednesday 3rd November 2021 Fully Booked!
  • Friday 12th November 2021 Fully Booked!
  • Wednesday 17th November 2021 Fully Booked!
  • Thursday 25th November 2021
  • Friday 3rd December 2021

In addition, we will host a Zoom meeting on Thursday 6th January at 5:00pm. This is a relaxed and informal opportunity to meet key members of staff including the Head Teacher and Reception Class teacher, and ask questions.

To book a space at any of our open events please call 01622 812569 or email office@mereworth.kent.sch.uk your name, contact details, and your child’s name and date of birth.

A snapshot of what goes on in our Reception Class.

Children with Special Educational Needs

If you have a child with an Education Health Care Plan or you are currently going through the process, please contact the school office: office@mereworth.kent.sch.uk so that we can discuss the individual needs of your child and how we can best meet them.

How to Apply

Children come to Mereworth Community Primary School from our village itself as well as many of the surrounding towns and villages including Aylesford, East and West Malling, East and West Peckham, Hadlow, Kings Hill, Nettlestead, Teston, Wateringbury, Yalding and parts of Tonbridge and we would love your family to join our happy and welcoming school community.

Please see the Kent County Council website for more information on how to apply for a place at Mereworth Community Primary School.

If your child was born between 1st September 2017 and 31st August 2018, they will be eligible for a Reception Class place in September 2022. The application process for September 2022 will open in November 2021. To apply for a place at our school please visit https://www.kent.gov.uk/education-and-children/schools/school-places/primary-school-places#tab-1.

To apply for a place at Mereworth Community Primary School after the beginning of the Reception year, you can get more information and download an IYAF (in Year Admission Form) here.

Alternatively you can contact KCC by emailing kentinyearadmissions@kent.gov.uk or phoning on 03000 41 21 21.