Apply for a school place or check two-year-old nursery eligibility
Welcome to the Parent Portal. The Parent Portal can be used to apply for school places (entry to Year R, Junior Transfer & Secondary Transfer) during the times shown below.
If you have not used the Parent Portal before, please create an account. If you have used the Parent Portal before, please log in.
A digital information guide about the primary and secondary admissions processes which includes information about all Medway mainstream schools can be found at www.medway.gov.uk/admissions . We strongly advise you read through the digital information guide before you submit your application.
Entry to Reception and Junior Transfer September 2020
Applications for entry to reception/junior transfer September 2020 must be submitted between 9am 9 September 2019 and 5pm 15 January 2020.
Secondary Transfer September 2020
Medway Test registration is closed and there is no further testing.
Applications for secondary school places must be submitted between 9am 9 September and 5pm 31 October 2019. Late applications will be processed week commencing Monday 20 April 2020.
School Admissions September 2019 Entry
Entry to Reception, Junior Transfer and Transfer to Secondary School September 2019 - The closing date for secondary admissions applications was 31 October 2018 whilst the closing date for primary admissions was 15 January 2019. However, Medway residents can still submit a late application using this website until 31 December 2019.
In-Year (Casual Admissions)
In-year (casual) admission applications cannot be submitted using this website. If you wish to apply for an in-year admission, please read the information and guidance about the in-year admission process.
Free education and childcare for 2-year-olds
If you are a Medway resident and receive benefits, your two-year-old may be entitled to free early education and childcare. Please read the benefits and criteria. You can apply using this website if your child is two or turning two in the next few months. Applications will be processed on a weekly basis.