Lincoln Castle Academy

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Post 16

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Riseholme Road
Lincoln
LN1 3SP
01522 529203
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Pupils
854
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Ages
11 - 18
Gender
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Mixed
Building
Type
Academy - Converter mainstream
Mr ofsted
4 1 1 2 3 4
NATIONAL AVG. 2.04
Ofsted Report
(2/3/16)
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24%
NATIONAL AVG. 60%
5+ GCSEs grade 9-4 (standard pass or above) or A*-C including English and maths
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School Description

This is a below average-sized school, which gained academy status in April 2011. It has specialist status for business and enterprise. An above-average proportion of students are known to be eligible for free school meals. The percentage of students from minority ethnic groups is below average, as is that of students who speak English as an additional language. The proportion of students who have special educational needs and/or disabilities is above average. The academy has gained several awards for its work with businesses, employers and industry and also holds Healthy Schools and International School status.

Lincoln Castle Academy Catchment Area Map

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This School Guide heat map has been plotted using official pupil data taken from the last School Census collected by the Department for Education. It is a visualisation of where pupils lived at the time of the last School Census (released annually in July).

Our heat maps use groups of postcodes, not individual postcodes, and have naturally soft edges. All pupils are included in the mapping (i.e. children with siblings already at the school, high priority pupils and selective and/or religious admissions) but we may have removed statistical ‘outliers’ with more remote postcodes that do not reflect majority admissions.

For some schools, the heat map may be a useful indicator of the catchment area but our heat maps are not the same as catchment area maps. Catchment area maps, published by the school or local authority, are based on geographical admissions criteria and show actual cut-off distances and pre-defined catchment areas for a single admission year.

This information is provided as a guide only. The areas from which pupils are admitted to a school can change from year to year to reflect the number of siblings and pupils admitted under high priority admissions criteria.

3 steps to help parents gather catchment information for a school:

  1. Look at our heat maps. They give a useful indicator of the general areas that admit pupils to the school. This visualisation is based on all attending pupils present at the time of the last School Census.
  2. Use the link to the Local Authority Contact (above) to find catchment area information based on a single admission year. This is very important if you are considering applying to a school.
  3. On each school page, use the link to visit the school website and find information on individual school admissions criteria. Geographical criteria are only applied after pupils have been admitted on higher priority criteria such as Looked After Children, SEN, siblings, etc.

See Pupil heat maps FAQs for more information about the source of pupil heat map data.

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News & events from Lincoln Castle Academy

Last update: 02 May 2019

OPEN EVENING - 17TH SEPTEMBER 2015

We will host three Open Mornings and then the main Open Evening on 17th September 2015.

Prospective parents and visitors are welcome to book an individual tour of the Academy at any time. Call us on 01522 529203 or e-mail [email protected]

You may also visit our website, http://www.lincolncastleacademy.co.uk

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