START YOUR JOURNEY
We are delighted you are interested in joining Kent College, a school where we strive to be kind and curious while engaging positively with all learning opportunities whether in our outside the classroom.
Although founded over 150 years ago we are forward-thinking and open-minded offerring multiple study pathways from GCSEs and IGCSEs to the International Baccalaureate Diploma , A Levels and Cambridge Technicals alongside our core curriculum. While our students' academic achievements are impressive, the wider learning experience at KC will provide them with the confidence and resilience to embrace the next step in their life journey.
If you think KC is a good fit for your family, we hope that you will come and visit us as there is no subsitute for seeing the school in action.
TAKE A VIRTUAL TOUR OF OUR SENIOR SCHOOL
We have been on the same school site for nearly 150 years and from our impressive Quad to our modern tuck shop, there is a lot for you to see on our 80 acre campus.
Take our virtual school tour to explore our laboratories and teaching spaces, our Great Hall, well-equipped library, boarding houses and extensive sports facilities; you can even visit our working school farm.
TAKE A VIRTUAL TOUR OF OUR JUNIOR SCHOOL
Our Junior School is sited in the previous home of Sidney Cooper, a victorian landscape artist. Pupils benefit from being able to roam around the 14 acre campus enjoying the outdoor ampitheatre or swimming pool and getting muddy down in the Dell!
HOW TO APPLY
You can choose between a day place, a full boarding place or one of the various flexible boarding options that are on offer. International students may also apply to join our International Study Centre.
Applicants would normally have a meeting with the Headmaster or a member of the Senior Management Team, visit and tour of the school, and meet with the Registrar. All students are required to complete entrance exams before a place can be offered.
To find out more about the application process, click the link below.
SCHOLARSHIPS & BURSARIES
Kent College has a long tradition of recognising and rewarding outstanding ability by awarding scholarships for academic achievement, the IB Diploma (Year 12 only), and in Art, Design (Years 9 and 12 only) Drama, Music and Sport.
Scholarships are designed to attract talented pupils from all backgrounds who would benefit from the unique educational experience offered by Kent College. The school undertakes to nurture and develop a scholar’s talent; in return scholars are expected to make a significant contribution to school life.
MEET OUR ADMISSIONS TEAM
We know that choosing the right school for your child is one of the most important decisions you will ever make, so our Admissions team are here to help support you and your family on your journey every step of the way.
COME AND VISIT US
The best way to get to know us it to come and visit. We hold an Open Morning in early October every year and a number of information evenings which provide a general introduction to the school. As we believe every child is unique we invite you to come for a personal visit to the school where you will meet a member of the Admissions team and have a tour of the school.
We will endeavour to create a bespoke visit for you, for exmaple meeting the Director of Sport if your child is a budding ahtlete; so share as much information about your child with us in advance so we can plan your visit to meet your requirements.