Admission to our school.
Parents and carers who wish to apply for a place for their child at St Kentigern’s are welcome to make an appointment with Mrs Muldoon (Headteacher) to visit the school.
Mrs Muldoon will be pleased to show all prospective families around our school and discuss the admission process. Should you require any support submitting your application for a place for your child, please let the school know and we will be happy to help.
The Admission Authority for our school is the Governing Body: they make the decisions about admissions to our school. All Admissions will be made in accordance with the school's Admission Policy.
The deadline for Reception 2023 school applications is Monday 16th January 2023.
Click here for Manchester Reception applications.
If applying for a Reception place and your child has an Education and Health Care Plan (EHCP) please contact:
Statutory Assessment Team
Devonshire Street North
Manchester M12 6JH
Phone: 0161 245 7439
Fax: 0161 274 7084
Admission to Acorns
St Kentigern’s offers an Age 2 Nursery (Acorns). If you would like to request a place within Acorn’s provision, please email the school office for information. The Acorns provision can offer either full-time or part-time care depending on your need. Some parents will be entitled to 15 hours of free provision in Acorns. To assess your eligibility, or for further information please call the school office on 0161 224 6842 or email your enquiry to the school office.
Admission to Nursery
An integral part of our school is our Nursery; we offer places for 52 children and follow the same criteria for admission to the school.
Please note that an offer of a place in the Nursery does not guarantee a place in the Reception class. For further information please call the school office on 0161 224 6842 or email your enquiry to the school office.
In Year School Admissions
If you would like to request a place for your child, please complete the Admissions form, which can be found on this Admissions page. Mrs. Kiefer ( School's Admissions Manager) will contact you directly.
If you don't get your preferred school, and you think there are important reasons why your child should go there, you can appeal. Please see the link for further details on the appeals process.