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Admissions Policy  2018-19

Admissions Policy 2019-20


Appeals 2018 

If you have not been offered a place at East Lane Primary School, the law entitles you to appeal against the decision to an Independent Appeal Panel.  This panel is completely independent of the school and the Local Authority.  The appeals are held at the school.

If you wish to appeal, please email and a form will be sent to you.  You should include any evidence or supporting material with your appeal form and you MUST give the grounds for your appeal at the time you lodge your appeal form.  Your appeal form will not be accepted unless you state the grounds for your appeal.  You may appeal for more than one school.  You are advised to read the leaflet about appeals before you complete your appeal form.  You may download the leaflet here

The timetable for appeals is as follows:-

Last day for lodging appeal forms for a place in RECEPTION to start in September 2018

4 pm on Wednesday 16 May 2018.  You MUST state the reasons for your appeal and supply any documentary evidence at this stage.  You are advised to complete your appeal form as early as possible and not leave it until the last few days.

Appeals will take place on

Thursday 7 June 2018.    It is possible that the Primary School Appeals may take place at a later date.  This will depend on the number of appeals for year 7.

Invitation letter giving details about your hearing will be sent by the Clerk to the Independent Appeal Panel

At least 10 days before the hearing

Any additional  or supporting evidence

Thursday 31 May 2018.  You are advised that additional paperwork received on the day of the appeal hearing is unlikely be taken into account.

Letter from the Clerk informing you of the decision of the independent appeal panel

By Thursday 14 June 2018.

In Year appeals

Appeals will be heard within 30 school days of the appeal form being lodged.  You will be given 10 school days’ notice of the hearing (unless you waive this right) and the panel will write to you with their decision by 5 working days after the hearing.




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