Children born between 1st September 2014 and 31st August 2015 start school in September 2019.

The closing date for applications was 15th January 2019. 

Reception open days for the September 2019 intake are now finished and unfortunately it is not possible to accommodate individual visits. Should your child be offered a place the school will be able to show them round at that time.

The Reception open morning was held on Tuesday 4th June. If you were unable to attend please click on the below link to view the presentation:

Reception presentation

Reception open days for the September 2020 intake will go onto the website during September 2019 when you will be able to book your place to attend.

For any further queries, contact:

School Admissions
Learning and Children's Services
Guildhall 2
Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames
Surrey KT1 1EU
Tel: 020 8547 4610


You can review online applications and more information at:

Reception offers were sent out via email or post by Kingston Council on Tuesday 16th April. The deadline to accept or decline offers is Tuesday 30th April. Any remaining places will be offered out by Admissions following this date. Please contact school admissions direct if you have any questions regarding your application on 0208 547 4610 or via the above email address. The school is not able to advise you on any questions as all applications are handled directly by the council.

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 in order of proximity from the school to their home

How places were offered a Lime Tree (60 places in 2013 - 2018)

Year   2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Number of applications  233  339 339 361 364 357 374 342
Places allocated to: Looked after children  0  0 0 0 0 0 1 0
  Siblings  0  4 19 20 21 17 31 27
  Exceptional family, social or medical need  0  1 1 1 0 0 0 0
  Distance  90  55 40 39 39 43 28 33
  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
Number of appeals heard 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Number of successful appeals 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
There is a waiting list remaining No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

School Admissions Arrangements 2019-2020

Lime Tree Admissions Arrangements 2019-2020

Lime Tree Admissions Arrangements 2020-2021

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

Further information is available on the Kingston website.

Lime Tree Determined Admissions Arrangements 2018/
Consultation on Admissions - Royal Borough of King
Consultation on Admissions - Richmond Borough