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Kensington Primary School

Kensington Primary School

New Starters

On this page we will provide a little bit more information for those families that are new to Kensington Primary School.


Once your child has been allocated a school space at Kensington you will receive a phone call or an email to book an interview date.  Please come to the interview with your child and the following documents:

  • Full Birth Certificate for a child (with mum's and dad's details)
  • Passport (child’s and parents)
  • Two proofs of your home address (gas/electricity bill, tenancy agreement, council tax bill, bank statement)
  • Parents' National Insurance number or NASS number (if you are an asylum seeker)

During the admissions interview you will be provided with a quick information about our school and you will be given a start date.

School Day

You can find more detailed information about the school day here: School Day

  • Nursery AM - 8:30am to 11:30am
  • Nursery PM – 12:30pm to  3:30pm
  • Reception–Y6 – 8:55am to 3:15pm

Morning Break: 10:30am-10:45am

Lunch Time:       

  • Reception -11:30am to 1:05pm
  • Y1-Y6 – 12:05pm to 1:05pm

All children are provided with school lunch for free, you can check out our school menu here: Lunches. If you wish your child can bring their own packed lunch instead. We are a healthy school therefore no sweets, chocolates, fast food, fizzy drinks should be included in a packed lunch.

Important things to bring – School book bag and a water bottle (no glass bottles or fizzy drinks).


Our school uniform is based around our school colours and the school logos, but it is not compulsory to have uniform with the school logo on and children can wear plain clothing as per our uniform list that you can find here: Uniform

Term Dates

Please see our term dates here: Term Dates

Studybugs App

At Kensington we use Studybugs App. You can find out more here: Follow Kensington

Please download this app to report your child's absence and to receive important information from school, including our weekly  Newsletter


We are a cashless school. We use online payment system SchoolMoney (SchoolMoney login)

Once your child has been registered you will receive a text message with your login details.  Please use this information to log on to SchoolMoney to purchase uniform, pay for clubs or any other payments due to school.


There are a wide range of clubs offered at our school. All the clubs run term time only. You can find more here: Clubs

Breakfast Club: 7:30am to 8:30am daily.  It costs £1 per day per child. Breakfast is provided. 

After school clubs: 3:30pm to 4:30pm daily.  These are free of charge. Subject to a space available.

6 O’clock club: 3:30pm to 6:00pm daily.  This club is available for £15 per day per child. 

  • Tapscott Learning Trust
  • Ofsted
  • Mental Health GOLD
  • EAL GOLD Quality Mark
  • IQM Flagship School
  • RE Quality Mark Gold
  • Professional Development QM
  • Newham Changemaker
  • Music Mark
  • Primary Geography Quality Mark
  • Primary Science Quality Mark
  • Autism Education Trust
  • Teach Active Ambassador
  • School Games
  • Healthy Schools
  • Artsmark Silver Award
  • Eco-Schools
  • Stonewall Education Champion
  • TES2020 Wellbeing winner
  • Pearson Gold Winner - Primary of the Year
  • Pearson Silver Award - Excellence in SEN