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Kelvedon Hatch

Community Primary School

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School Values

  • Kindness
  • Honesty
  • Confidence
  • Perseverance
  • Safety


Kelvedon Hatch Community Primary School is a one form entry school with one class of up to 30 children in each year group.


If you are interested in a place for your child at Kelvedon Hatch Community Primary School either in Year R or in any year group we strongly recommend that you visit the school for a tour with the Headteacher.  Please use the link below to determine whether your address is within the school's priority admission area.

If you would like further information or would like to book an appointment to view the school please call the school office and speak to Mrs Crooks or Miss Lambeth on 01277 372341, or send an email to: 


The school's admission policy can be found below.

Applying for a place in Year R

Applications for children starting school in Year R must be made via Essex County Council.  The link to the applications website can be found below.

In-year admissions

If you are considering moving your child to Kelvedon Hatch Community Primary School part of the way through the academic year, you need to apply directly to the school, via the application form below.


The completed application form should be returned to the school office in one of the following ways:


1.  By post to:

Kelvedon Hatch Community Primary School

School Road

Kelvedon Hatch


CM15 0DH


2.  Hand deliver the application form to the school office in a sealed envelope.


3.  E-mail a scanned copy of your application form to 


We will respond to your application in writing within 15 days.  If your application is successful, you will be contacted by the school to discuss admission arrangements for your child.


To make an informal enquiry about the availability of places, please contact the school office by sending your enquiry to  Alternatively, you can call the school office on 01277 372341.


Please note that admission applications are only administered during term time.


If you are unsuccessful in securing a place for your child, you have the right to appeal that decision.  All admissions appeals (including in-year admissions appeals) for Kelvedon Hatch Community Primary School are managed by the Statutory Appeal Team at Essex County Council.  An online form and other relevant information, is available to you via the link below.  Key dates are as follows:



What happens

16 April 2024

National Offer Day – parents informed of outcome of application

15 May 2024

Deadline for submitting appeals

03 June – 17 July 2024

Appeals heard for those submitted by the deadline and where possible, for late appeals (last day of term: 23 July 2024)

September 2024 onwards

Appeals heard for any appeals not heard before 23 July 2024