Appeals for children refused admission at a preferred school for entry into Reception, Year 7 or Year 12 in September 2023 will be heard according to the regulations in the School Admission Appeals Code (October 2022).
|Offer Date||Deadline for submitting an appeal|
|Secondary||01 March 2023||30 March 2023|
|Primary||17 April 2023||17 May 2023|
Appeal panel hearings will take place within 40 school days of the deadline date for submitting an appeal.
The independent appeal panel clerk will notify parents/carers of the date of their appeal; appeal hearings will take place during May/June/July 2023.
|Stage of process||Date|
|Deadline for submitting appeals - Secondary||30 March 2023|
|Deadline for submitting appeals - Primary||17 May 2023|
|Appeal hearings for appeals submitted on time - Secondary||May/June/July 2023|
|Appeal hearings for appeals submitted on time - Primary||May/June/July 2023|
|Term starts||September 2023|
In Year Appeals:
Appeals for children refused admission to year groups other than Reception, Year 7 and Year 12 will be heard within 30 school days of receipt of the appeal. Parents/carers will be notified of their appeal hearing date by an independent appeal panel clerk.
Please contact the academy if you need a paper form.