• Admissions


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Students Joining September 2018

Valley Park School has a published admission number (PAN) of 240 students, to be admitted into Year 7 each year. Applications for places will be made in accordance with Kent local authority’s coordinated admission arrangements and will be made on the Secondary Common Application Form (SCAF), provided and administered by the Kent Local Authority. 


Appeals resulting from year of entry or transfer applications in September 2018 will be heard according to the following timetable:

  • Offer of school place for September 2018 will be made 1 March 2018
  • All appeals must be lodged with the school by 29 March 2018
  • All appeals to be heard within 40 school days of the closing date (29 March 2018)

For further information on the appeals process please visit the Kent County Council Admissions page on their website or contact Mrs L Cleaver at the school. Appeals lodged after these dates will be heard within 40 school days of the appeal deadline or 30 school days of being lodged, whichever is the later date.

Mid Year Admissions

If you're interested in applying for a place at Valley Park during the school year, please download and complete the In Year Casual Application Form (IYCAF) and forward to Mrs L Cleaver, School Admissions.

Name Date File Size  
IYCAF 11th Sep 201764 KB Download
Secondary Appeals Guidance Notes 2018 05th Mar 2018451 KB Download
Secondary School Appeals Form 05th Mar 2018521 KB Download