Admissions and Virtual Tour

We welcome parents and carers to come and visit our school before applying for a place.  To help parents, we have created a virtual school tour.  This will give you a feel of St Matthew’s and show the opportunities we offer all our children.

If you have a child due to start school in September 2024, we will hold tours in the Autumn Term 2023 which you are welcome to attend.

To book a place on one of our school tours, please call the school office: 01892 528098

Thursday 12th October 2023 @ 2.00pm

Tuesday 17th October 2023 @ 9:15am  (fully booked)

Tuesday 31st October 2023 @ 9:15am

Wednesday 8th November @ 2.00pm

Due to demand we have added a further tour

Wednesday 15th November @9:15am



School videos:

We are a two form entry school, with 60 children in each year. We welcome enquiries from parents looking for a place in Reception and  further up the school. We work to ensure that our children settle quickly into school, and enjoy their learning.

If you are thinking of applying for a place at St Matthew’s CE Primary for your child, feel free to contact the school office on 01892 528098 or for more information.

If you want your child to join St Matthew’s CE Primary School you will need to apply for a place. Please refer to our Admissions Policy or email KCC for additional guidance. Please feel free to email

If you want to apply for a place for a Reception aged child, please apply online using the following website There is a wealth of information to support parents/ carers with this application. We are also very happy to answer any questions you may have to support you with this process.