The geographic area described in the enrolment scheme shall stand fast and shall operate as the school's home zone, under Section 11D of the Education Act 1989. A copy of the home zone is available at www.schoolzones.co.nz (please note: this is the current 2016 zone information - this will change for 2017).
All students living in the home zone are entitled to enrol at the school at any time.
Changes to Home Zone
The Ministry of Education has approved amendments to the Lincoln High School home zone taking effect from 1 January 2017. Details are as follows:
Out of Zone Enrolments
All sections of the scheme relating to the selection of students who live outside the geographic area (ie, the home zone) described in the scheme are deleted and are replaced by the requirements of Section 11F of the Education Act 1989 and the instructions issued by the Secretary under Section 11G(1) of the Education Act 1989.
Applications for pre-enrolment will be processed in the following order of priority:
|Priority 2: Students with siblings (brothers and/or sisters) currently attending Lincoln High School.
Priority 3: Students with siblings (brothers and/or sisters) who previously attended Lincoln High School.
Priority 4: Students who are children of parents who previously attending Lincoln High School.
Priority 5: Students who are children of Board of Trustees employees.
Priority 6: All other applicants. Student's name will be placed in the ballot for a place at Lincoln High School.
If there are more applicants in the second, third, fourth or fifth priority groups than there are places available, selection within the priority group will be by a ballot conducted in accordance with instructions issued by the Secretary under Section 11G(1) of the Education Act 1989.
Enquiries concerning enrolments or related matters should be made to the Principal who can be contacted via the school office.
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