Admissions for places in September 2018 are now opened.  You can read our 2018-19 Reception admissions policy here.

The admissions arrangements of the Kensington Primary Academy fully comply with the School Admissions Code and admissions law.  The school is open to anyone and is non-selective. 

From 2016 the school will fill up year group by year group until 2022.  For the 2018-19 intake there will be 30 places in Reception and 26 full- time places in the Nursery.  

The most efficient way to apply will be via the e-admissions portal here.  You'll see the Kensington Primary Academy pop up towards the bottom once you've identified the local authority it's in, i.e. The Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea. You don't have to be a resident of this borough to apply.

Pupil Premium

The school has set aside 20% of places in Reception in 2017-18 for children eligible for the Pupil Premium.  If you think you fall in to this category, please fill out this form and send it to the during the application window (1st September - 15th January).  This is as well as applying in the normal way, not instead of.

In Year Admissions

Should you wish to apply for an in-year place, please complete this form and return it to the School Office with the necessary accompanying documentation.


To apply for a Nursery place in September 2018 please complete this application form and return it to the school.  The Nursery day core hours are from 9am until 3pm with extended opening hours from 8:15am to 3:20pm. You can read our 2018-19 Nursery admissions policy here.






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