Open Evening May 2020 - an update from the Headmaster
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Appeals Process

Timeline for Appeals for Entry into Year 7 September 2020
Pupils receive notification of whether they have been successful in obtaining a place at their preferred secondary school on or after March 2nd 2020

Parents who wish to appeal contact the School and not the local authority by March 20th  2020.

The deadline for appellants notice of appeal to be returned to the School is
April 24th 2020

The school’s statement giving the reasons for refusal of entry is sent to Appellants by
May 7th 2020.

Final date for submitting supporting evidence for the appeal to the Clerk of the Appeals Panel by the School and Appellant by May 20th 2020.

Clerk to inform appellants of date of the appeal hearing by May 15th 2020.
Appeals are to be heard the week commencing 8th June 2020.
Decision letters are sent to the Appellant and School within five school days of the hearing.

Timeline for Appeals for Entry into the Sixth Form in September 2020
Parents who wish to appeal contact the School and not the local authority before 4th September 2020.

The appellants notice of appeal to be returned to the School by 11th September 2020

The school’s statement giving the reasons for refusal of entry is sent to Appellants by
18th September 2020.

Clerk to inform appellants of date of the appeal hearing by 18th September 2020
Final date for submitting supporting evidence for the appeal to the Clerk of the Appeals Panel by the School and Appellant by 23rd September 2020.

Appeals are to be heard the week commencing 28th September 2020
Decision letters are sent to the Appellant and School within five school days of the hearing.

For all other in-year admissions appeals, the hearing will be heard within 30 school days of the appeal being lodged.