Infant & primary school placement allocations for North East Lincolnshire

Infant & primary school placement allocations for North East Lincolnshire

Today (16 April 2019) parents and carers of children who are due to start to infant/primary school for the first time in September 2019 were notified which school their child has been allocated. Those parent/carers who applied online were notified by email those who applied on a paper form have been notified by post.

A total of 1,811 North East Lincolnshire resident applications were received by the published closing date and of those 1,696 (93.65%) were offered their first preference school; 69 (3.81%) were offered  their 2nd  preference; 13( 0.72%) were allocated their 3rd preference and  33 (1.82%) weren’t offered any of their preferences and will be allocated the next nearest school with places in line with published arrangements. These figures are not finalised and any late applications or changes to original preferences will be considered at a second allocation in May 2019.

The majority of pupils have been allocated their first preference. Any parent/carer who has not received their preferred school will be sent advice and information on how to appeal the decision.

The local authority’s School Admission Team is available to offer impartial advice to parent/carers on telephone (01472) 326291 (option 4) or via email at

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