You can appeal if your child is not offered a place at a secondary or upper school that you applied for.
The deadline for lodging an ‘on time’ appeal for moving up to secondary school has now passed (29 March 2018).
If your child has not been offered a place at a secondary or upper school that you applied for, you can still appeal. However, any appeal received now will be treated as ‘late’ and may not be heard with those that were received by the deadline.
To lodge an appeal:
Log in using the same parent ID, user name and password used for your application.
Out of county residents and paper applicants
Call us on 0300 123 4043 for your registration details. Once registered you will be able to log in to the appeals system.
Appeals deadline – the deadline to submit an appeal 'on time' was 4pm on 29 March 2018.
Appeals will be heard 30 April – 15 June 2018. (That excludes 28 May – 1 June 2018).
Appellants (the person who made the appeal) will be sent notification of their appeal hearing at least 10 school days in advance of the hearing (unless you've been requested to agree shorter timescales).
Appellants will be sent a copy of the school's case 7 working days in advance of the hearing.