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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

We are taking the necessary immediate and longer-term steps to support and protect residents, staff and partners. Our focus is on keeping critical services running, particularly those supporting vulnerable people.

Find out more about the support and guidance available, and any changes to our services.

Advice and support on Coronavirus (Covid-19) 

Schools, colleges and academies

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Details of how to find a school or college.  Make an application for a place and appeal against a decision.

Find a school
  • School admissions 

    Apply for a primary or secondary school place or a school place during term time in Leicestershire

  • School organisation 

    Find out how the Council makes plans to meet the demand for school places.

  • School Term dates 

    School terms and holidays for Leicestershire County Council schools

  • School Food 

    Information for parents and carers about our award winning school food service

  • After school and breakfast clubs 

    After school and breakfast clubs offer childcare for school-age children and young people before and after the school day. They’re sometimes called ‘out-of-school care’ or ‘kids clubs’. They may be run privately or by schools.

  • Complain about a school 

    What to do if you want to complain about a school.

  • Inclusion Service 

    Information for parents and schools on the services we provide.

  • Home education 

    You can teach your child at home full-time or part-time. Teaching your child at home is called ‘elective home education’.

  • Pay a School Fine 

    If you have been issued with a Penalty Notice from the Pupil Services Court Team at Leicestershire County Council, you can now pay this online.

  • Coronavirus - school closures and updates 

    The Prime Minister has confirmed schools closures from Friday 20 March. The council is in consultation with the DfE and other partners and will inform the public about plans around closures and the provision of support for vulnerable and critical groups during this period.

  • Help for schools, governors and staff 

    Information and help for schools, governors and staff.

  • Specialist teaching services 

    Information for staff that work with children with special education needs, their families, early years providers and schools.

  • School attendance 

    School attendance responsibilities and advice about non-school attendance.

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