For the academic year 2021-22, Limehurst Academy operates with a Pupil Admission Number (PAN) of 125 in years 7, 8, 9 & 10, and 120 in year 11. This is reflected in the policies below.
In-year (mid-term) 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 email@example.com or on 01509 263444.
Current Admissions Policy
Admissions Policy for places in September 2022 (Current Year 6)
If you wish to appeal against an Admissions decision, please use our Appeals Form.
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 (see map below)
4. Children attending a feeder school to Limehurst (see list below)
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 if their needs can be met.