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If your child is due to start primary, infant or junior school in 2019, you can appeal between 16 April and 21 May 2019 to guarantee that your appeal will be heard by 23 July 2019.  For applications made in the normal admission round, appeals must be heard within 40 school days of the deadline for lodging appeals.  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 appeals being lodged.


Admission to Riverview Junior School:


  • Applying for a Year 3 place  -  If your child is in Year 2 and you would like your child to continue their education at Riverview Junior School from Year 3 onwards, you will need to apply for a junior school place.  Applications can be made to Kent County Council for a place at our school from mid-November to early January either via a paper form (available from our school office) or online, via the KCC website (see link at the bottom of this webpage).


  • Applying for an 'In-Year' place - If you would like your child to start at Riverview Junior School, please contact the Admissions Officer at the school on 01474 352620 (option 7) who will be able to advise you as to any available spaces in our school and how to apply or add your child to our waiting list.



All applications to our school are ranked against our oversubscription criteria and places are offered on that basis.  For more information on our oversubscription criteria, please see the link below.




Our Published Admission Number (PAN) is 120 pupils in each of the four years and we are currently up to (or exceeding) our PAN in all years.


Please see the link below for KCC for more information on applying for schools in our area: