We would welcome all parents and carers to come and visit our school before applying for a place.

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, you are very welcome to come and have a look around first. Please contact the school office on 01892 528098 or to arrange a date and time.

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.