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:

The deadline for applications is March 15th. However, the deadline is waived for families applying from abroad.

Start your admissions process

Applications must follow each of the steps outlined below.

School presentation

Get to know us

Learn more about us at a school presentation. These are held from October to March in both French and English.


Apply Online

Create your account

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


Pay your application fees

Within 7 days

To confirm your online application, we ask that you pay the required application fees within seven days.


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 parents of selected applicants. Some applicants sit additional tests.


Decision letters

In April or May

We send out decision letters by email in April or May, and on a rolling basis thereafter.

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

Vue des installations sportives de l'École Jeannine Manuel à Lille