All In Year Admission Applications must be made on the In Year Admission Form and a Supplementary Information Form must also be completed in full. Parents/Carers will be notified in writing within 15 school days, detailing any reason for refusal and information about the right of appeal.
If your child is due to start secondary school in September 2021 you can appeal between 1st March -28 March 2021 to guarantee that your appeal will be heard by 14 June 2021. For applications made in the normal admission round, appeals must be heard within 40 school days of the deadline for lodging appeals. For late applications, appeals should be heard within 40 schools days from the deadline for lodging appeals where possible, or within 30 schools days of the appeals being lodged.
Parents whose applications for places are unsuccessful may appeal to an Independent Appeal Panel, set up in accordance with Section 84 of the School Standards and Framework Act 1998.
Appeals must be made in writing, giving the reasons for the appeal, and sent to the Admissions Appeal Clerk at the school address.
YEAR 7 APPEALS SEPTEMBER 2021 ENTRY
Appeals must be received at the school by 28th March 2021.
Please submit the Secondary Appeal Form 2021 when appealing. A copy of the form is available below; please submit by post to the Admissions Officer, or by email to email@example.com
A copy of the Admission Appeal Defence Statement is also available below. This is submitted by the school to the appeal board along with the Appeal Form and supporting documents supplied by the appellant.
Please read the FAQ’s regarding how appeals will be conducted this year.