Transferring to secondary school
If you applied online you should have received an email
on 3 March 2014 to tell you which school you have been
You can also log
in to view your offer online.
If you applied by post your offer was sent by first class post
on 3 March 2014.
Appeal a school offer
If you are unhappy with the offer you have the right to make an appeal.
We will try to offer you the school place you most want, but may
not be able to do this. If more people want places at a school than
the school has room for, it uses its admission criteria to put
children in priority order to decide which of them should be
offered places. We use these lists, together with your list of
preferred schools, to make the highest offer possible.
If you have not already made an application through Kent's
secondary transfer process, we will accept late applications on
Common Application Form (PDF, 66k) up until 19
After 23 April 2014 you can apply directly to schools using an
In Year Casual application form (PDF,
Secondary school applications from 23 April 2014
After 23 April 2014, parents who have already made a secondary
school application and now wish to apply for an additional
school should complete an
In Year Casual application form (PDF, 739k) and send it to
the school. Schools will slot these pupils in to their waiting list
and let parents know whether or not they can offer a place. If you
are unable to print the form and would like us to send you a copy,
please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Further information about Kent Secondary Schools can be found
Admission to secondary schools in Kent book (PDF,
If you do not live in Kent you should contact your home Local
Authority about school applications.
Got a question?
Read the frequently asked
questions about transferring to secondary school
for further information. If you still can't find the
information you are looking for email us at email@example.com
or call 03000 41 21 21.
Transfer to Cranbrook School September 2014 (Year 9)
We will send a letter to Kent residents on 3 March about the
outcome of their application.
Changing secondary school - In Year admission
If your child already attends a secondary school and you wish to
apply for a place in another school outside the
normal year of entry, you need to apply for an In Year admission.