School admissions appeals

School admissions appeals timetable

Primary school appeals

September 2017 entry 

Appeals resulting from transfer applications for admission to Reception or to Year 3 at Honeywell Junior School for September 2017 will be heard according to the following timetable:

Action
Deadline
Date by which an appeal must be submitted
18 May 2017
Dates when appeals will be heard
All appeals received by 18 May 2017 will be heard between 26 June 2017 and 14 July 2017

Dates when appellants will be sent notification of their appeal hearing
9 June 2017 to 29 June 2017
(10 school days in advance of the hearing)
Date by which the Clerk sends appeal papers to the parents, the panel and the admission authority

19 June 2017 to 4 July 2017
(7 clear working days before the appeal hearing)

Deadline for appellants to submit additional evidence

8 am, 3 working days before the appeal hearing
Decision letters sent to the Appellants
Within 5 school days of the appeal hearing (whenever possible)

Appeals lodged after these dates will be heard within 40 school days of the appeal deadline or 30 school days of the appeal being lodged, whichever is the later date.

Secondary school appeals

September 2017 entry 

Appeals resulting from transfer applications for admission to Year 7 for September 2017 will be heard according to the following timetable:

Action Deadline
Date by which an appeal must be submitted 30 March 2017
Dates when appeals will be heard

All appeals received by 30 March 2017 will be heard between 15 May 2017 and 16 June 2017 

(excluding half term week  - 29 May 2017 to 2 June  2017inclusive)

Dates when appellants will be sent notification of their appeal hearing

27 April 2017 to 25 May 2017

(10 clear school days in advance of the hearing)

Date by which the Clerk sends appeal papers to the parents, the panel and the admission authority

3 May 2017 to 6 June 2017

(7 working days before the appeal hearing) 

Deadline for appellants to submit additional evidence

8 am, 3 working days before the appeal hearing.
Decision letters sent to the Appellants. Within 5 school days after the appeal hearing (whenever possible)

Appeals lodged after these dates appeals  will be heard within 40 school days of the appeal deadline or 30 school days of being lodged, whichever is the later date.

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