Year 7 Entry 2020.  Open Events

Open Evenings;

Thursday 26th September 2019 at 5pm - 6.30pm

Tuesday 1st October 2019 at 6pm - 7.30pm

No appointments are required for the Open Evenings

Open Mornings;

We have scheduled four Open Mornings as below;

Monday 7th, Friday 11th, Tuesday 15th and Thursday 17th October 2019 at 9.20am and 10.10am

Please call the office on 01322 250340 to book attendance at the Open Mornings

Stone Lodge School admission arrangements for 2020/21

Stone Lodge School is a non-selective 11-18 free school. With a strong emphasis on self management and high expectations of outstanding achievement for all, Stone Lodge is the perfect choice for parents and students who are looking for an innovative approach to learning.

Admission number(s)

The school has an admission number of 120  for entry in year 7.

The school will accordingly admit this number of pupils if there are sufficient applications. Where fewer applicants than the published admission number(s) for the relevant year group are received, the Academy Trust will offer places at the school to all those who have applied.

Application process

Applications for places to start in Year 7 must be made through your Local Education Authority using the Secondary Common Application Form (SCAF).  Your son/daughter’s primary school will have copies of your LEA Admission to Secondary School booklet which provides information on the admission process for transfer from Year 6 to Year 7.  Applications can be made on line through your LEA website or using the SCAF.

Admissions to Year 7 for Stone Lodge School are co-ordinated by Kent County Council (KCC). Information regarding admission to Kent schools is found here.

The closing date for applications is 31st October 2019.  Forms received after this date will be treated as late applications. 

Offers will be made by your local education authority in March 2020. The waiting list will be opened when offers are made, please email admissions on

Appeals for entry to Year 7 in September 2020 must be lodged by 27th March 2020 and will be heard by 17th June 2020.  Appeals should be lodged to; Clerk to the Trust, Stone Lodge School, Cotton Lane, Dartford, DA2 6PD.

For more information please refer to the Stone Lodge Admissions Arrangements Document on this page.