Balfour Infant School


Medway Council manages all admissions for entry into school for September in Reception.  If you would like to apply for a Reception place for your child during the normal school admission rounds please visit

Medway Council Admissions


Balfour Infant School manages all In Year Casual Admissions itself and follows the criteria for school admissions as published by Medway Local Authority. An In Year Casual Admission is a child who currently attends school and wishes to transfer, a new application for a child now requiring a place at school, or a child previously home educated who now requires a place at school. Please click on the links below or contact the school office for further information or an In Year Casual Admission application form on 01634 338280.

In Year Casual Admission Information

In Year Casual Admission Form

Oversubscription Criteria


Application outcomes will be made in writing within 15 school days of receipt of applications. 

Information regarding appeals can be found on the Medway Council website. 

Balfour Infant School, Pattens Lane, Rochester, Kent ME1 2QT
For all general enquiries please contact our Headteacher Ms D Atkinson
Our Designated Safeguarding Lead is Ms D Atkinson
For all enquiries relating to SEND please contact our LINC Mrs M Forbes
Our Data Protection Officer is Ms D Atkinson

Tel: 01634 338280