The School year begins in early September.

Entry at the age of 13 years (Year 9): Most of our pupils enter the school at this age and they should be under 14 years old on September 1st.

Entry at the age of 14 years (Year 10): On occasion places become available for Year 10 entry. Please contact the Admissions department for further details.

Sixth Form Entry (post GCSE): Pupils should be under 17 years old on September 1st.

The Junior King's School ( is a prep school in Sturry, a village close to Canterbury. It receives both boarders and day pupils from the ages of 3 to 13. Junior King's School is experienced in managing the education of pupils who join them at the age of 11.

Entry at the age of 11 years (Year 7): For children who leave a school at the age of 11, there is a well-established route of entry at the age of 13 via two years at Junior King's School. The King's School and Junior King's School are part of the same Foundation.

Registrar: Mr James Outram 
01227 595630






In order to register your interest in The King's School please click the WisePay link below and then click the 'Create an Account' link on the right hand side and complete the Registration Form.

There is a registration fee of £200.

*Shell (Year 9) Boys' Boarding 2017 and 2018*:
Please note that we are no longer accepting Shell Boys' boarding registrations for 2017 and 2018

Acceptance Deposit

In order to pay your acceptance deposit please click on the WisePay link below and either login to your account or click the 'Create an account' link. Please then follow the 'Pay Invoice' link, complete the form and submit the appropriate payment.