Timetable of admissions appeals

The appeals timetable for secondary school and reception in September 2021.

Appeals are not ordinarily held during school holidays.

Secondary school

For secondary school entry into Year 7 in September 2021
Date Event
Monday, 1 March 2021 First round allocation day (for on-time applications, received by 31 October 2020).
11.59 pm, Monday, 29 March 2021 Deadline for submitting first round of secondary appeals.
From early May to Thursday, 17 June 2021  First round of secondary appeals heard.
Tuesday, 6 May 2021 Second round allocation day (for applications received 1 November 2020 to 16 March 2021).
11.59 pm, Thursday 10 June 2021 Deadline for submitting secondary (second round) appeals.
From late June to Wednesday 15 September 2021 Second round of secondary appeals heard.

Primary school

For primary school entry into Reception in September 2021
Date Event
Monday, 19 April 2021 First round allocation day (for on-time applications, received by 15 January 2021).
11.59 pm, Tuesday, 18 May 2021 Deadline for submitting first round of primary appeals.
From mid-June to Tuesday, 20 July 2021  First round of primary appeals heard.
Thursday, 10 June 2021 Second round allocation day (for applications received 16 January 2021 to 19 May 2021).
11.59 pm, Thursday 8 July 2021 Deadline for submitting primary (second round) appeals.
From early September to Wednesday 13 October 2021 Second round of primary appeals heard.

All other appeals

All other appeals are heard within 30 school days of being lodged. School days do not include weekends; INSET days; holidays.