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Barming Primary School

Be Kind, Be Safe, Be Responsible And Make Good Choices

Barming Primary School

Be Kind, Be Safe, Be Responsible And Make Good Choices

We are a 'GOOD' School - OFSTED: May 2019... It is lovely to see all the children back. We have missed you!
Welcome to BarmingPrimary School
Barming Primary School is a 2 form entry primary school on the outskirts of Maidstone. It is a co-educational school for children aged 4 to 11 years old. There are currently 411 children on role.
A Message from the Head of School
Barming Primary School has so much to offer. Everyone is welcome and children are encouraged to flourish and achieve their goals. Come and find out what we are all about!
Orchard Academy Trust
Barming Primary School is an Academy and is part of the Orchard Trust family of schools. The Trust currently consists of Allington Primary School and Barming Primary School.

Last Week's Attendance:

  • Reception 97.3%
  • Year 1 97.0%
  • Year 2 95.9%
  • Year 3 97.6%
  • Year 4 96.7%
  • Year 5 95.8%
  • Year 6 94.7%
  • Whole School - 96.4%

New Reception Parents

Barming Primary School


September 2020 Intake


Please try not to worry about your child starting school in September.


Our EYFS Team are already working behind the scenes to ensure the disruption to your child starting school due to COVID-19 is kept to a minimum.


You should have heard about your offer by now. If you have been offered a place here at Barming Primary School please do ring or email to confirm that you accept the place. Our office is usually open between 8.30am and 3pm at the moment but closed during holidays. Thank you :-)


Vacant places are reallocated around June 16th 2020


We will keep you updated here:


Check out last years Prospectus: We are currently updating the next one but this will give you an idea...


What do I need to purchase for school uniform?


What are school meals like?


What is happening in our current Reception Classes?


Play this fun starting school game with your child:


Meet our Reception Teachers:

Mrs S Appleby
Mrs G Maher
Mrs V Ingram
Miss C Locke


General Information about your child starting school:


Children start school the September after their 4th birthday. If you are looking for a school please pay us a visit. We have a lot to share!


Tours will start with an address from the Head of School - Mr Laker, EYFS teachers, Inclusion Leader and FLO (Family Liaison Officer).


Please contact the school on 01622 726472 to book a place.


The Online Primary Admissions system will be opening from around 5th November 2020 and will close around 15th January 2021.


September 2020 to 2021 Tour Information:

There will be 2 Open Mornings for the September 2020 to 2021 Intake Tours...


Information COMING SOON!


The Head of School, FLO, Inclusion Manager and SLT Team will all be present for you to meet so please come along.


Unfortunately, there will be no further tours other than these so please do come along.