Lille, Procedure for 7th grade, 8th grade, 9th grade

Lille, Procedure for 7th grade, 8th grade, 9th grade

Lille Admissions Procedures > Procedure for 7th grade, 8th grade & 9th grade

Age of applicant

12 years old by December 31 of 7th grade, 13 years old for 8th grade, and 14 years for 9th grade.

Language skills

Applicants should be proficient in oral and written English. 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

All applications must follow each of the steps outlined below.

School presentation

Get to know us

Come and 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 of applications, we meet with parents and applicants. Some applicants are asked to 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