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OFFER DAY 2021

If you have not been successful in obtaining a place for your child for August 2021, you have the right of appeal.  Appeals should be made before the deadline of Monday 26th April, using this form:

APPEALS FORM

More information, including the full appeals timeline, can be found in this document:

Appeals Timeline

 

GENERAL ADMISSIONS INFORMATION

For the academic year 2020-21, Limehurst Academy operates with a Pupil Admission Number (PAN) of 125 in years 7, 8 & 9, and 120 in years 10 & 11.  This is reflected in the policies below.

In-year applications

If you wish to move your child to Limehurst Academy during the school year, you should apply for a place by visiting Leicestershire County Council Admissions page.  See below for the relevant policy.

If you would like to have a discussion prior to your application, please contact Ann Parker at  aparker@limehurst.org.uk or on 01509 263444.

Admissions Appeals

If you wish to appeal against an Admissions decision, please use our Appeals Form.

Current Admissions Policy

Admissions 2020-21

Admissions Policy (For places in September 2021 - current Year 6)

ADMISSIONS 2021-22

Admissions Policy (For places in September 2022 - current Year 5)

aDMISSIONS 2022-23

Oversubscription Criteria: A Summary

If Limehurst Academy is oversubscribed, it will maintain a clear, fair and objective waiting list. Priority will continue to be based upon the oversubscription criteria. These are summarised below:

1. Looked After Children
2. Children with siblings at the school
3. Children living in Limehurst’s catchment
4. Children attending a feeder school to Limehurst
5. Children of staff
6. Children who live nearest to the school

Our feeder schools are Cobden, Loughborough CoE, Rendell & Robert Bakewell.

Children with EHCPs where Limehurst is named will be offered a place.

For full details, please see the relevant admissions policy from above.