Admissions to the Skegness Infant Academy
The Skegness Infant Academy provides for the needs of children within the 3 to 7 age range who live in Skegness and the surrounding areas. Pupils will be admitted at the age of 3+ without reference to ability or aptitude using the criteria set out in this policy. Admission to our Academy is not dependent on any ‘voluntary’ contribution.
- 90 for pupils in Reception Year
For admissions to Reception, in the year preceding admission, parents should apply using the Lincolnshire County Council’s Admission process. For entry in September 2021, application forms must be completed and returned directly to the County Council by midday on 15 January 2021.
Click here to apply on-line or contact the Admissions Team on 01522 782030 (8.00am to 6.00pm Monday to Friday).
Please see the attachments below for the Admission policy for 2020/2021.
There is right of appeal to an Independent Appeals Panel for unsuccessful applicants relating to admissions at age 5 (statutory school age) or above. Appeals should be made, in writing to the Academy, within twenty (20) school days of the date of refusal. The deadline to apply for an appeal is 17th May 2021. For further information on appeals, please contact the Education Team at Lincolnshire County Council on 01522 782030 or follow the link at https://www.lincolnshire.gov.uk/school-admissions/appeal-school-place/2
Please be aware that the regulations under Section I of the School Standards and Framework Act 1998 limit the size of an infant class (a class in which the majority of children will reach the age of 5, 6 or 7 during the school year) to 30 pupils per class teacher. Admissions over this limit are only permitted in very limited circumstances.
If you have any queries regarding your child’s admission, please contact us at the Academy on 01754 762059.
Please click on the following link for useful school information about your child starting at Skegness Infant Academy. Should you have any further questions, please do not hesitate in calling the school office, we are always here to help.