Open Sessions

Reception September 2019 Open Mornings

Reception September 2019 Open Mornings will take place on the 23rd, 24th and 25th October. The sessions will take place from 9.00 a.m. to 10.00 a.m. Please call reception 0121 393 4459 to book a place.

Year 7 Settling Evening

Year 7 Settling Evening will take place on the 17th October. It will take place from 4.00pm to 6.30pm.

Appeals

Appeals for school places are managed through Birmingham City Council.  You can find the information here.

The deadline for submitting an appeal to Birmingham City Council for 2019 Primary offers is 15th May 2019.

Appeals for children refused a place at a preferred school for admission in September 2019 will be heard in line with the School Admissions Appeals Code (2012). 

Stage of process Date
Deadline for submitting appeals 15 May 2019
Appeal hearings for appeals submitted on time July 2019
Term starts September 2019

‘On-time’ appeals will be heard within 40 school days of the deadline for lodging appeals. Appeals lodged after these dates will be heard within 40 school days of the appeal deadline or 30 school days of being lodged, whichever is the later date.

Parents/carers will be notified of their appeal date by an external agency engaged by the Ark network, at least 10 school days before the hearing. They will provide a copy of the school’s statement of case which will be sent to each parent/carer at least 10 school days before the hearing.

Any additional evidence parents/carers wish to submit in support of their appeal must be sent to the external agency at least 5 working days before the hearing. Any evidence not submitted by this deadline may not be considered by the independent appeal panel.