Somercotes Academy

Somercotes Academy opened on 1 November 2015 as a member within the highly successful Tollbar Family of Academies.

Somercotes Academy follows the same model of school improvement that has made Tollbar an Ofsted-rated Outstanding Academy for the last eight years. Other members of Tollbar Family of Academies include Cleethorpes Academy (Ofsted rated Good in all categories since joining Tollbar Multi Academy Trust), and Reynolds Primary Academy (Ofsted rated Good in all categories just five terms after joining Tollbar Multi Academy Trust).

Tollbar Family of Academies Chief Executive David Hampson will ensure that Somercotes Academy becomes the best school in the area.

Tollbar Family of Academies promises that at Somercotes Academy there will be:

  • High academic standards
  • High standards of behaviour
  • A secure and caring environment
  • High quality resources
  • A commitment to continuous improvement for all students from Years 7 to 11

Somercotes Academy is expanding as a secondary school and is recruiting now for students in year groups 7 to 10.

In addition to the buses provided by Lincolnshire County Council there are 2 free bus services, provided by Tollbar MAT, to and from the Academy from Louth, Holton Le Clay and surrounding villages.

If you are interested in your child joining Somercotes Academy then please contact us today on 01472 310 335 or send an email to

Chief Executive Tollbar MAT

David J Hampson, OBE, BSc, BA

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Somercotes Academy Principal

Caroline L Yates
BA (Hons).

Tollbar MAT Chief Executive

David J Hampson