North East Lincolnshire Council

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Transferring to Secondary School – September 2018

If your child is currently in Year 6 your child will be transferring to secondary school in September 2018. Information on the application process will be sent via your child’s primary school and is available to download from this web page. All secondary schools will be holding open evenings for year 6 pupils; information is in the attached letter which can be downloaded.

Blank transferring from primary to secondary school common application form September 2018 (PDF)

Transferring primary to secondary advice sheet September 2018 (PDF)

Open evening for 2018 – 2019 (PDF)

Your New School Booklet 2018 – 2019 (PDF)

The closing date for application is 31st October 2017.

Starting school for the first time

If your child was born between 1st September 2013 and 31st August 2014 your child will be eligible to start school in September 2018. Information on how to apply will be available on this web page from the beginning of November 2017 and sent to all nurseries and early years providers.

Transfer of pupils from infant to junior school

If your child is currently in year 2 at a North East Lincolnshire infant school; Queen Mary Avenue Infant and Nursery School, Scartho Infants’ School and Nursery or Signhills Infants’ Academy, your child will be transferring to a junior school in September 2018.  Information on how to apply will be available on this web page from the beginning of November 2017 and sent to your child’s infant school.

In year admissions

Online In Year Common Application Form

  • In year admissions (admissions outside of the ‘normal’ admissions round)

If you wish to request an in year admission, you need to complete an In Year Common Application form (IYCAF) and return it to the Local Authority. If you are considering transferring schools within North East Lincolnshire we advise you to read the In Year Admissions leaflet.

Application forms and other information are available to download from this page. If you are moving into North East Lincolnshire during the school year or moving address within North East Lincolnshire you can also apply online using the link below.

Your new school booklet 2017 – 2018 – A guide for parents (PDF)

Blank primary school in year common application form (Word document)

Blank secondary school in year common application form (Word document)

Information on In Year Admissions/Transfers for parents/carers 2017 – 2018 (PDF)

School Admissions Team, Civic Offices, Knoll Street, Cleethorpes, North East Lincolnshire, DN35 8LN

Email: schooladmissions@nelincs.gov.uk

Telephone: 01472 326291 (option 4)

Opening times: Monday to Thursday 8.30 am to 5 pm and Friday 8.30 am to 4.30 pm except bank holidays