Admissions Appeals Procedures 2018-2019

Voluntary Aided School in Milton Keynes: Appeals Timetable

On-Time Applications
(received by 15/1/18)

KEY DATES & DEADLINES

Notes

Allocation Day

18 April 2019

 

Deadline* for receipt of appeal form (must give appellants 20 school days)

17 May 2019

*Appeals will be accepted after this deadline but they may be heard with any late application appeals

Appeals heard between ……….

(Must be heard within 40 school days of deadline to lodge appeal)

Mid-June and late July 2019

 

Applications received between 16/01/19 – 30/04/19)

Late Applications

 

 

Allocation Day

TBC Mid June 2019

 

Deadline for receipt of appeal form

1 July 2019

Appeals will be accepted after this deadline but they may be heard at a later date

Appeals heard will be heard within 40 school days of deadline to lodge appeal

 

 

  In Year Applications
(received September 2018-July 2019)

DEADLINE

Notes

Appeals heard within……………

30 school days of appeal being lodged

 

These appeals will not be heard before any later application appeals for same year group at a school

 

Notification of hearing

date ……..

10 school days^ before hearing date unless waive rights to full notice period

^Unless waive right to this period of notice

Deadline for AA* to submit case papers

9 working days before date of hearing

*AA = Admission Authority

 

AA* case papers sent to appellants, panel and clerk ……..

At least 8 working days before date of hearing

*AA = Admission Authority

Deadline** for receipt of appellants’ additional evidence/information

5 working days before date of hearing

** IMPORTANT: Where full grounds, additional evidence and/or information is received after this deadline, the Panel must decide (at start of hearing) whether any of this information is to be considered, taking into account its significance and the effect of a possible need to adjourn the hearing. To be certain all information or evidence is taken into account, it must be received by the specified deadline!

Appellant’s additional evidence / information sent to AA, panel and clerk ……………………………….

5 working days before date of hearing

 

Full decision letter (with reasons) sent ………………………………..

 

Where possible, within 5 working days of decision being made - several appeals for same school may extended to 10 working days