Cage Green Primary School Cage Green Road, Tonbridge, Kent, TN10 4PT T. 01732 354325 F. 01732 369 468
Head Teacher: Mr Graeme Garthwaite, NPQH, Headteacher


Parents Information meeting presentation

Please click to see Kent's Secondary Transfer 2017/2018 document

Details of the Co-ordinated Scheme for Transfer to Year 7 in September 2018

This section details the Co-ordinated Scheme for Transfer to Year 7 in Secondary Schools in September 2018.

Year 7 applications are normally for children born between 1 September 2006 and 31 August 2007.

The Key Scheme dates are:

Key Action Scheme Date Registration for testing opens Thursday 1 June 2017

Closing date for registration Monday 3 July 2017

Test date for pupils in Kent Primary schools Thursday 7 September 2017

Test date for pupils not in Kent Primary schools Saturday 9 September 2017

Assessment decision sent to parents Thursday 12 October 2017

National closing date for application forms Tuesday 31 October 2017

Summary of applicant numbers sent to Secondary schools (plus info for those needing to arrange additional testing) by Friday 8 December 2017

Full applicant details sent to all Kent Secondary schools for ranking against their oversubscription criteria by Friday 5 January 2018

Ranked lists returned to Kent County Council by all schools. Deadline for school to inform Kent County Council of wish to offer in excess of PAN no later than Wednesday 17 January 2018

Secondary schools sent list of allocated pupils - Primary schools informed of destination of pupils Friday 23 February 2018

National Offer Day: e-mails sent after 4pm and letters sent 1st class Thursday 1 March 2018

Schools send out welcome letters no earlier than Monday 5 March 2018

Deadline for late applications and waiting list requests to be included in the Kent County Council reallocation stage. Also the date by which places should be accepted or declined to schools. Friday 16 March 2018

Date Kent County Council will send schools reallocation waiting lists for ranking against their over-subscription criteria Wednesday 21 March 2018

Deadline for lodging appeals Thursday 29 March 2018

Schools to send their ranked reallocation waiting list and acceptance and refusals to KCC Wednesday 28 March 2018

Kent County Council to reallocate places that have become available from the schools’ waiting lists. After this point, schools will take back ownership of their waiting lists. Wednesday 25 April 2018

For advice call 03000 41 21 21 or email

Phoenix Centre for Autism

During the transition year, Year 5 for statemented pupils, parents will receive an information pack on the Secondary Schools in their area. Staff are on hand to assist parents regarding the selection of the most appropriate provision to meet their child’s needs and make the transition as smooth as possible.

Students leaving Dragon Class in Year 6 attend a variety of Secondary schools including:

  • Bower Grove Satellite Unit at Astor of Hever School

  • Broomhill Bank, Tunbridge Wells

  • Ridge View School, Tonbridge

  • Helen Allison Independent School, Meopham