• Admissions


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Students Joining September 2017

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 2017 will be heard according to the following timetable:

  • Offer of school place for September 2017 will be made 1 March 2017
  • All appeals must be lodged with the school by 29 March 2017
  • All appeals to be heard within 40 school days of the closing date (29 March 2017)

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  
Admissions 2017 28th Jan 2016103 KB Download
IYCAF 04th Mar 201570 KB Download
Secondary Appeal Form 2017 06th Mar 201769 KB Download
Secondary Appeal Guide 2017 02nd Mar 201799 KB Download