Starting School: Reception places for September 2019
Children who are born between 1 September 2014 and 31 August 2015 are due to start Reception in September 2019.
Lincolnshire parents can apply for a place from 14 November 2018 for the 2019 Reception intake.
The preferred method for applying for a Reception place for September 2019 is online.
For families living in Lincolnshire, click this link to apply for a place:
You can also apply by telephoning Customer Service Centre on 01522 782030. Alternatively you can request a paper application using the same number.
You can apply for up to three state schools, in or out of county on your application. We strongly advise you to name three schools on your application as we cannot guarantee a place at your most preferred school.
If you do not live in Lincolnshire you must apply through your home local authority. You can name Lincolnshire schools on this application.
For families living in Nottinghamshire, click:
Schools provide useful information on their own websites and they also produce a school prospectus. For further information on schools that are not in Lincolnshire, please visit the website for the school’s Local Authority: https://www.lincolnshire.gov.uk/schools-and-education/school-admissions/primary-infant-and-junior-school-places/132835.article
For information on transport, please follow this link.
The closing date for applications is 12 noon, 15 January 2019.
Even if the closing date has passed you can still apply for a school place. If the apply online facility is no longer available you can still apply on a paper application, you can request one by telephoning our Customer Service Centre on 01522 782030. Late applications and changes received after 12 noon on 17 February 2019 will not be dealt with in time for offer day on 18 April 2019 and will be processed at a later date.
Moving schools? Midyear admissions
If you are looking to move schools, we recommend arranging to visit school beforehand; all schools have a unique feel!
The midyear admission link is: https://www.lincolnshire.gov.uk/schools-and-education/school-admissions/moving-school/132837.article
Tel: 01522 782030 (open 8am to 6pm Monday to Friday)
Fax: 01522 516708