Admissions & Transfers


High Firs uses the Kent County Council admissions process.  This is different depending on whether your child is starting in Reception or in another class – please click on the link below:


School Tours for Reception September 2023 starters

We are offering tours for prospective Reception 2023 parents and children in November to visit our school to attend a welcome meeting with our Headteacher, tour the school and to meet pupils and staff.  Please complete the below form in order to book your space.

We are also hosting a Craft Afternoon for all prospective Reception 2023 parents and children in December.  PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS DATE HAS CHANGED TO THURSDAY 1ST DECEMBER (previously Friday 2nd December).



Transferring to Secondary School

Children transfer to secondary school the September following their 11th birthday.

Parents who may wish to consider applying for a grammar school placement for their child should refer to the following information:

Further information is also available here –