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The Charter School

North Dulwich

Appeals Information

Appeals Information

The arrangements for appeals are in line with the Code of Practice on School Admission Appeals, published by the Department for Education.

If a parent wishes to appeal against the decision not to offer their child a place at The Charter School (North Dulwich) they should contact the Admissions Officer within 20 school days of the date of the refusal decision from the local authority to request an appeal form. The Admissions Officer is contactable by telephone on 020 7346 6602 or by email on admissions@charternorthdulwich.org.uk

Appeals resulting from applications which are turned down for admission in September 2018 will be heard according to the following timetable.

 

Offer decisions sent  by your Local Admissions Authority

Appeals lodged by

Appeals will be heard in June 2018

Secondary admissions

       1 March 2018

3.00pm on Thursday

29 March 2018

 

For applications made in the normal admissions round, appeals will be heard within 40 school days of the deadline for lodging an appeal.  For other appeals these will be heard within 40 school days from the deadline for lodging an appeal or 30 school days of the appeal being lodged.

The Charter School's statement and the appellants appeal forms will be sent to all parties (appellants, the school, panel members and clerk to the panel) no later than ten school days prior to the appeal hearing.

Having received the papers, the appellants and the school have the opportunity to present any additional evidence. Any additional evidence must be received at least five school days prior to the appeal hearing. If received after that date the additional evidence may not be considered by the panel.

Appeal Timetable for all other applications

An appeal will be heard within 30 school days of an appeal having been lodged. School statements and appellants appeal forms will be sent to all parties (appellants, the school, panel members and clerk to the panel) no later than ten school days prior to the appeal hearing. Having received the papers, the appellants and the school have an opportunity to present additional evidence, but that additional evidence must be received at least five school days prior to the appeal hearing. If received after that date they may not be considered by the panel.

Appeal Timetable for Sixth Form applications

The offer of a place is conditional upon examination results; appeals will be heard within 30 school days of confirmation of these results. Oversubscription criteria apply; see Admissions Policy