APPLICATIONS FOR SEPTEMBER 2021 START

Children born between 1st September 2016 and 31st August 2017 start school in September 2021.

The deadline to apply for a Reception place was 15th January 2021.

The closing date for applications has now passed. If you have moved in to the area or missed the deadline to apply please contact Kingston Council Admissions directly: 

School Admissions

Learning and Children's Services
Guildhall 2
Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames
Surrey KT1 1EU

Tel: 020 8547 4610 

E-mail: kingston.admissions@achievingforchildren.org.uk

www.kingston.gov.uk

Please click on the attached link for more information and a summary of key dates. 

Places were initially offered on Friday 16th April and parents need to respond by Friday 30th April. Second round offers will be sent out on Monday 10th May.

Kingston Primary School Admissions Booklet

Unfortunately due to the current situation with COVID-19 it is not be possible to invite parents in to the school to visit. The school has held online open events but these have now closed. If you have any questions please contact the school office for further information:

admin@limetree.rbksch.org 

Lime Tree admissions' criteria:

  1. Looked after children and previously looked after children
  2. Children with a sibling in the school at the time of admission
  3. Children with exceptional family, social or medical need
  4. Children of members of staff employed at the school
  5. Children in order of proximity from the school to their home

How places were offered at Lime Tree (60 places in 2013 - 2020)

Year   2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Number of applications  233  339 339 361 364 357 374 342 251
Places allocated to: Looked after children  0  0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
  Siblings  0  4 19 20 21 17 31 27 19
  Exceptional family, social or medical need  0  1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Distance  90  55 40 39 39 43 28 33 41
  Home to school distance of last child offered under Distance  3.37km  0.95km 1.090km 1.284km 0.885km 0.979km 0.551km 0.803km 1.5km
Number of appeals heard 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Number of successful appeals 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
There is a waiting list remaining No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

School Admissions Arrangements 

Lime Tree Admissions Arrangements 2021-2022

Lime Tree Admissions Arrangements 2022-2023

If you are applying for an in-year place please contact the Kingston Admissions Team directly.

Further information is available on the Kingston website.

Should you wish to appeal the decision made with regards to a school place please see below a link to the Appeals Timetable:

Primary School Admissions Appeals Timetable 2021

Kingston Council Consultation On School Admission Arrangements for 2021 2022
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