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Ramsgate Arts Primary School

Ramsgate Arts Primary School

One Childhood, One Chance


How do I apply for a Reception place at Ramsgate Arts Primary School for September 2018?

If you would like to make an application for a Reception place a Ramsgate Arts Primary School please contact the admissions department at Kent County Council. For information on how to apply for a place in Kent go to or phone 0300 41 21 21 or e-mail for further advice.

We thank you for expressing an interest in Ramsgate Arts Primary School. Our website will give you a taste of life at RAPS but to truly get a ‘feel’ for what we are all about, we strongly recommend you visit us!

If your child is due to start Primary School in September 2018 please call the school office on 01843 582847 to arrange an opportunity to meet with Mr Budge, Head of School.

Please click here to read our Admissions Policy. 

 The published Admission PAN

For 2018 and subsequent years hereafter Ramsgate Arts Primary School has an agreed admission number of 60 pupils for entry into reception. The academy will accordingly admit at least 60 each year if sufficient applications are received.

How do I apply if I would like a Reception place at Ramsgate Arts for my child?

Ramsgate Arts Primary School follows the process for Primary In-Year Admissions as published by the LA. In Year applications for Ramsgate Arts Primary School should be made direct to the school, using a separate copy of the LA single In Year Casual Application Form (single IYCAF) for each child and each school applied for. Please contact our school office for a copy of this form.

The school will inform parents and the LA if an offer can be made. If we are unable to offer a place you will be told how to appeal and how to place your child’s name on the school waiting list.

View our Admissions Policy.


If your child is due to start primary, infant or junior school in 2018 you can appeal between 16 April and 16 May 2018 to guarantee that your appeal will be heard by 18 July 2018.  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 schools days from the deadline for lodging appeals where possible, or within 30 schools days of the appeals being lodged.

If we are over-subscribed and unable to welcome your child in to Ramsgate Arts Primary School, why not consider one of our partner schools within the Viking family...We have two additional schools in our Trust: Chilton Primary School and Upton Junior School.

Contact Us

Ramsgate Arts Primary School 
140-144 Newington Road
CT12 6PT

01843 582847