Appeals timetable 2018/19


If you have been refused a place at Sidney Stringer Academy you have the right of appeal against the decision not to allocate your child a place. Accepting the place you have been offered does not affect your right of appeal.


Appeals are heard by an independent panel. If you want to appeal for a place at Sidney Stringer Academy you should email or telephone 02476 251756 ext 3084.


Timetable for hearing

admission appeals

Closing date for receipt

of your appeal:

Your appeal will
be heard by:

Students starting secondary
school in September 2019

7 June 2019

3 July 2019

Change of school (application at any time other than initial intake)

20 school days after your outcome letter

30 school days after your appeal form is received



Appeals received after 7th June 2019 will not be heard until September 2019.


You will receive 10 school days’ notice of the time and date of the appeal hearing.

Any additional documents you wish to submit in support of your appeal must be received by the clerk at least five days before the appeal hearing. Failure to do this may result in your appeal hearing being adjourned.