Parents Evening

Appeals

Appeals for children refused a place at a preferred school for admission to Reception/Year 7 in September 2019 will be heard in line with the School Admissions Appeals Code (2012).  

Primary Offer date 16 April 2019 and Secondary Offer date 1 March 2019. Deadline for lodging an appeal Primary 20 May 2019 and Secondary 29 March 2019.

On-time appeals will be heard within 40 school days of the deadline for submitting appeals. Appeals submitted after this date will be heard within 40 school days of the appeal deadline or 30 school days of being submitted, whichever is the later date.

Parents/carers will be notified of their appeal date by an external agency engaged by the Ark network. If you wish to appeal for a place in Year 7, please click here for the secondary appeal form. Please read this guidance about infant class size appeals, click here for the primary appeal form. 

Please contact the academy if you need a paper form.

Stage of process Date
Deadline for submitting appeals - Primary 20 May 2019
Deadline for submitting appeals - Secondary 29 March 2019
Appeal hearings for appeals submitted on time July 2019
Term starts September 2019