North East Lincolnshire Council

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Citizen Portal user guide (PDF) – How to register an account and start your school application

Transferring to Secondary School (September 2020)

Children born between 1 September 2008 and 31 August 2009 will be starting secondary school in September 2020. Information on how to apply has been given to the primary schools to send out to parents and carers.

How to apply – second allocation closing date 30 March 2020

Starting school for the first time (September 2020)

Children born between 1 September 2015 and 31 August 2016 will be starting school in September 2020.

How to apply – Late applications and changes of school preference

Transfer of pupils from infant to junior school (September 2020)

If your child is currently in year 2 at an infant school they will be transferring to a junior school in September 2020. All Year 2 children living in North East Lincolnshire and attending Queen Mary Avenue Infants, Scartho Infants, Signhills Infants or Holton-le-Clay Infants received a letter advising how to apply in November 2019.

If your child is currently in year 2 at an infant school (Queen Mary Avenue Infants, Scartho Infants, Signhills Infants or Holton-le-Clay Infants) they will be transferring to a junior school in September 2020.

How to apply – Late applications

  • Email us at schooladmissions@nelincs.gov.uk or call 01472 326291 (option 4) for advice and guidance on how to apply
  • Citizen portal applications closed on 15 January 2020

TRANSFER OF PUPILS FROM PRIMARY TO SECONDARY SCHOOLS ‑ SEPTEMBER 2021

Children in current Year 5 are due to transfer to secondary school in September 2021.

Parents/carers will be asked to apply for a school place between 7 September 2020 and 31 October 2020.  They will receive a letter, at the beginning of September 2020, which will detail information on how to apply for schools.

The provisional open evenings for secondary schools in North East Lincolnshire which could be, nearer the time, subject to change due to government guidance.

Schools are publishing information,that would normally be given at open evenings, on their websites from 18th June 2020. The schools’ website addresses are next to the provisional dates below:-

Beacon Academy

9th September 2020 & 19th September 2020

Cleethorpes Academy

No Open Evening

Havelock Academy

16th September 2020

Healing School, A Science Academy

22nd June 2020 – Virtual Open evening only & 15th September 2020

Humberston Academy

10th September 2020

John Whitgift Academy

8th September 2020 –

Oasis Academy Immingham

No Open Evening

Oasis Academy Wintringham

30th September 2020 & 1st October 2020

Ormiston Maritime Academy

17th September 2020

Tollbar Academy

No Open Evening

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

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.

Recently moved in to the area or about to move to North East Lincolnshire?

If you are the parent or carer of a pupil who has recently moved into North East Lincolnshire and are not currently attending a school in the area then please complete our online form.

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