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Halfway HousesPrimary School

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If your child is due to start Primary school in September 2023, you can appeal if you are refused a place at one of your preferred schools on National Offer Day (Monday, 17 April 2023).

You needed to submit your appeal before Tuesday 16 May  2023 for it to be considered by Thursday 18 July 2023. Any appeals received after this time will be heard within 40 school days from the deadline, or where reasonably possible in line with updated guidance from the Department for Education.


For late applications, appeals should be heard within 40 school days from the deadline for lodging appeals where possible, or within 30 school days of the appeal being lodged where reasonably possible in line with updated guidance from the Department for Education



Applying for a school place click here for more information.

This page also gives you information regarding the current applications and deadline dates for any appeals..


Year 6 pupils to Secondary Schools

September to November


During September and October the Kent County Council website is open to Year 6 parents/guardians to apply for a Secondary school place for the following year.


If applying for a place at the Isle of Sheppey Academy please be aware that you will also need to complete a 'site preference' form for them.




From 1st June to 1st July parents/guardians of Year 5 pupils can apply for their child to take the PESE (11+) tests the following school year.


Year 5 pupils to take PESE tests during Year 6

June to July


From November to January the Kent County Council Website is open to parents/guardians of children who wish to apply for a Year R place for the following school year.




Year R intake for following school year

November to January


Kent Online Admissions Application


The Kent County Website is open to online applications during the months stated.

The school will have a few paper applications forms available. 

If you wish to complete a paper form you should contact the school office.

Get in Touch

  • Halfway Houses Primary SchoolDanley Road, Sheerness, Isle of Sheppey,Kent, ME12 3AP

  • 01795 662875