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The John Wallis Church of England Academy has a fully inclusive admissions policy ensuring it is open to all students, whatever their religious denomination or background.

The John Wallis Academy fully complies with the School Admissions Code of Practice and the School Admission Appeals Code of Practice as these apply to maintained schools.

Entry to the Sixth Form will be based on students’ suitability for the courses available and gives priority of places to students already in The John Wallis Academy and to students in the catchment area, subject to their meeting a minimum level of attainment.

For any enquiries please contact the Admissions Office:

Primary phase: 01233 623465 ext 2231

Secondary Phase: 01233 662810

Useful links:

The John Wallis Church of England Academy  Oversubscription Criteria 2021-22
The John Wallis Church of England Academy Admissions Policy 2021-22 with covid variation included and Clergy Reference Form (pending confirmation from the OSA)
The John Wallis Church of England Academy Prospectus

The John Wallis Sixth Form Prospectus and Sixth Form External Application Form




September 2020

Information regarding secondary transfer is available from Kent County Council website and through your child’s primary school.

September/October 2020

Secondary Schools hold open events.

15th October 2020

Kent Test for Kent Primary School pupils

2nd November 2020

Parents must have applied for a school place by this date, either online or by returning Kent’s Secondary Common Application Form (SCAF) to your child’s primary school.

By 26th November 2020

Kent Test Assessment decisions sent to parents

1st March 2021

Offers of school places sent out by the Local Authority. Email messages will be sent after 4pm to parents who applied online and letters will be posted first class on 1st March.

15th March 2021

Last date to inform the Local Authority if you wish to place your child’s name on a waiting list for any school named on the SCAF.

15th March 2021

You must let the school you have been offered know whether or not you are accepting the place by this date.

26th March 2021

If you wish to appeal for a place at any school named on the SCAF but were not offered, you should do so by this date.

21st April 2021

Any vacant places are reallocated by the Local Authority.


If you have any queries regarding this process, please do not hesitate to contact the Admissions department, either by telephone 01233 662810
or email



If you would like to apply for a place at The John Wallis Church of England Academy during the academic year, please download and complete the In Year Casual Admission Form (IYCAF) and email to

The John Wallis Academy has a published Admission Number (PAN) of 210 students to be admitted into year group from Year 7 – 11 and 60 pupils in Years R to 6

If you have any queries regarding this process, please do not hesitate to contact the Admissions department, either by telephone 01233 662810 or email   7 


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