Welcome to the Parents’ area for Primary Transfer to Kingdown School.  We hope that the information below is of use.

Please note, however, that all documents are subject to change and might be updated over time.  All links to documents are in PDF format.


Parents should:

  • Look out for invites via primary school and the local press


  • Parents begin application process to County Hall

Parents should:


  • 31st October: Deadline for applications to County Hall

Parents should:

  • Ensure application is submitted


  • Invitation to Parents meetings at Kingdown sent via primary school (PDF 426kb)

Parents should:

  • Look out for letters of invitation from your primary school


  • First offers released to Kingdown and parents. Parents should look out for letters from County Hall making offers of places at secondary school
  • Parents’ Meetings at Kingdown School (PDF 426kb)
  • Parents may attend any one of the above meetings



  • Visit from Kingdown pastoral and SEN staff to collect information
  • Visit from Head of House to primary school to prepare for Induction Day visit


  • Students complete a piece of work in English and Maths (Transition Units) with their primary school which moves with them to Kingdown School
  • New Year 7 Parents’ Evening  on Monday, 8th July 2019, 6.00pm

Parents should:


  • 1st-3rd July 2019.  3-day Induction Programme.  Year 6 students attend Kingdown School for three days and follow a programme of timetabled lessons
  • Open Day, Tuesday, 2nd July 2019


  • Key Stage 3 Prospectus (currently being updated)