Lille: Procedure for 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, 5th grade

Lille: Procedure for 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, 5th grade

Lille: Admissions Procedure > Procedure for 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade & 5th grade

Age of applicant:

7 years old by December 31 of 2nd grade, 8 years old for 3rd grade, 9 years old for 4th grade, and 10 years old for 5th grade.

Language requirements:

A basic command of oral and written English is necessary. French language skills are not prerequisites for admission in these year groups. Our adaptation program welcomes non-French speakers.

Application deadline:

There is no deadline for applications. The number of places available is limited, so it is strongly recommended to apply as soon as possible.

Start your admissions process

Applications must follow each of the steps outlined below.

School presentation

Get to know us

Are you interested in applying to our school? We organize presentations of our pedagogical project from October to June, in English and in French.


Apply Online

Create your account

Ready to start your application? Create your online account by clicking the button below.               



Pay your application fees


To confirm your online application, please pay the required application fee of 200 €.

This fee is non-refundable. 


Upload your documents

Finalize your application

To finalize your application, we ask that you upload several required supporting documents.


Interview & Assessment

Meet a member of our team

After an initial preselection, we meet with the selected applicants and their parents. Applicants may sit additional tests.



from January onwards

The Admission Committee meets regularly from January onwards. Decisions are sent by email.

Admissions Office

Our admissions team is available to answer any questions you might have. 

+33 (0)3 20 28 04 50   

École Jeannine Manuel 
Bureau des admissions
418 bis, rue Albert Bailly
59700 Marcq-en-Barœul