Thank you for your interest in joining Kenilworth Primary School.

Kenilworth Primary is a one form entry primary school admitting 1 class of 30 children into Reception each September.  We also have a Nursery which offers 15 hour and 30 hour places to children in the term after they turn 3.

Early Years Admissions

Admission Tours

Before choosing your child’s school, it is incredibly important for you to get a feel for the school in action.  Due to coronavirus guidelines, we currently are unable to offer  tours, however, Mrs Steeden has created the below video to allow you to see a day in the life for an early years pupil at Kenilworth.

If you have any further questions following the video, please call the school on 0208 953 3459 and Mrs Manning (the foundation stage lead) or Mrs Ajose (Headteacher) will be pleased to answer your questions.

Reception Admissions

Reception Admission September 2021 intake

Admission to the school is arranged via the co-ordinated admissions scheme organised by the Hertfordshire County Council.

For full information, oversubscription criteria and online applications please visit:

Hertfordshire Reception Admissions Website

Applications for Reception open from 2nd November 2020 – deadlines close 15th January 2021.

Nursery Admissions

For more information about our Nursery, please read the leaflet below, it contains further information about our Nursery provision and the hours we are able to offer for 15 hour and 30 hour places.

Nursery Admissions Leaflet

We are able to accept admissions throughout the school year and currently have places available for 15 hour and 30 hour places.

If you are looking for a place this term, or in January please call the school office on 0208 953 3459.

If you are looking for admissions at the start of the term in September, please use the below information.

Our application process begins in January each year.  To apply for a school place you must submit an application form (see below).

To apply for a place in September 2021 applications must be sent into school between the 4th January – 5th March.

Early Years Application Form

If you are successfully allocated a place, you be informed with a letter and  email.

Parents will need to fill in parts of the form before returning it to the school office.   Incomplete applications will not be considered as part of the nursery admissions.

Casual Admissions

Please call Hertfordshire County Council for information on any vacancies in our year groups.

Before applying for a place at Kenilworth, we recommend you contact the school office to book a tour with Mrs Ajose or Miss Williams.