Appeals

If you have applied for and been refused a place at this school you have the right to appeal under the School Standards & Framework Act 1998.

Admissions Appeals for our school are coordinated by Surrey School Appeals Services who can be contacted by calling the Surrey Contact Centre on 0300 200 1004.  To submit your appeal online please go to www.surreycc.gov.uk/schoolappeals

September 2021 Primary to Secondary Transition School admission appeals timetable

Please note that some of these deadlines and the process for hearing appeals may change depending on the national situation as a result of Covid-19. You will be informed on a case by case basis.

Appeals for September 2021 resulting from year of entry or transfer applications:

Description Date
Secondary Offer Date 1st March 2021
Secondary Appeals To Be Lodged By 29th March 2021
Secondary Appeals Heard By 16th June 2021

 

NB: Appeals will not start being heard until after the relevant closing date has passed.

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

Appellants will be sent notification of their appeal hearing at least 10 clear school days in advance of the hearing. Appellants will be sent a copy of the school's case 7 clear working days in advance of the hearing.

Appellants must ensure that any further evidence not included with their initial appeal, is received by 5pm on the day preceding three clear working days prior to the appeal hearing date. Any additional evidence or information received after this date might not be considered at the appeal hearing.

 

In year or immediate entry appeals

Appeals resulting from in year admission applications will be heard within 30 school days of the appeal being lodged.

Appellants will be sent notification of their appeal hearing at least 10 clear school days in advance of the hearing.

Appellants will be sent a copy of the school's case 7 clear working days in advance of the hearing.

If an appellant wishes to submit further evidence which was not included with their initial appeal, they must make sure that it is received no later than 5pm on the day preceding three clear working days prior to the appeal hearing date.