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In-year School Appeal Form

Appeal against the refusal of a place in Reception to Year 13 for September 2018

Reminder

  • Only use this form for In-Year appeals (Children currently in Reception class, Year 1, Year 2, Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6 (Primary School) and  children in current Year 7, Year 8, Year 9, Year 10 and Year 11 (Secondary School) and for Sixth Form).
  • You can only appeal for schools you applied for and were refused a place at.
  • Only use this form to appeal for schools whose appeals are managed by Birmingham City Council.

List of schools whose appeals are managed by Birmingham City Council

  • If the school you wish to appeal for is not listed, please contact the school directly for details of their appeals arrangements.
  • If your child has an Education, Health and Care Plan (EHCP) you must contact the Special Educational Needs Assessment and Review Service on 0121 303 1888.
  • PLEASE NOTE you cannot use this form to appeal against the refusal of a Nursery School Place.Before deciding to appeal

Before deciding to appeal

Please consider the following carefully:

  • Do you have compelling reasons why your child should attend the school(s) you applied for and were refused at?
  • Would your child be particularly disadvantaged by not attending the school(s) you applied for and were refused at?
  • Any there exceptional circumstances which would prevent your child from attending the school they have been offered?
  • Has a mistake been made which meant your child wasn’t offered a place at a school you applied for?

Completing your on-line appeal form

  • You can only appeal for schools you applied for and were refused a place at.
  • You can only appeal for one school per form. If you wish to appeal for more than one school, you must complete additional forms.
  • You must complete all sections of the form.
  • You must attach proof of your home address to your appeal. Acceptable proof includes a recent Council Tax or Utility bill (dated within the last 6 months) both in the name of the person submitting the appeal. In some instances proof of residence will be required, acceptable proof would be a recent Child Benefit or Child Tax Credit award letter.
  • You must set out your reasons for wanting a place for your child at a particular school, so that the independent panel can consider the strength of your case (see above: Before deciding to appeal).
  • If your appeal is due to your child’s medical condition’s you must attach evidence of this to your appeal form e.g. a consultant’s letter from the hospital.
  • If your appeal is due to other social reasons e.g. domestic violence you must attach this to your appeal form.
  • PLEASE NOTE if you fail to complete any of the above steps this may cause a delay in your appeal being heard.

Declaration

Please tick this box to confirm that you have read and understood the In Year appeals process. Required
Help: Only use this form to appeal for schools whose appeals are managed by Birmingham City Council.

By submitting this form you agree to Birmingham City Council processing your data in accordance with our terms and conditions and privacy statement.

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