School admission appeals
Before you appeal
- the rules of entry for the school you want your child to go to
- your medical, philosophical, religious and social reasons for wanting your child to go to the school
- your child's view on which school they should go to
- how strong your case is.
Guide to primary school admission appeals (PDF)Guide to secondary school admission appeals (PDF)
Make an appeal
To make an appeal fill in the admissions form.
After you have completed the form you will receive an email with a reference number to confirm your application. If it does not arrive within a few hours, email email@example.com
|Step in the appeals process||Date|
|Date you are told whether or not your child has a school place||Wednesday 1 March 2017|
|Deadline to return your appeal application||by Friday 24 March 2017|
|When your appeal will be heard (if you applied before the deadline)
||Tuesday 13 June 2017|
After you have completed the form you will receive an email with a reference number to confirm your application. If it does not arrive within a few hours, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Your appeal will be heard within 30 school days of us receiving your application.
What happens after you submit your appeal
Your appeal hearing
If your child has a statement of special educational needs (SEN), you can appeal to the special needs tribunal instead. Contact our SEN Team for more information.
Who can go to the hearing
Newham Independent School Appeals Service
London Borough of Newham Newham Dockside 1000 Dockside Road
020 3373 1538