Appeals

If your application to our school was unsuccessful, you have the right to appeal. 

As a Voluntary Aided school, you should send your appeal to our school directly care of Clerk to the Independent Appeal Panel. For an in-year transfer appeal, please write a letter detailing the reasons you wish to appeal. For a reception place appeal, please use the appeal form below. 

We will be in contact once we receive your appeal. For more information about the appeals process, please visit the KCC website by clicking on the KCC Appeals button below. You can also call 03000 414222 or email appeals@kent.gov.uk for support.

 

Appeals for Reception - 2022 Intake

If your child is due to start primary school in September 2022, you can appeal if you are refused a place at one of your preferred schools on National Offer Day (Tuesday 19 April 2022) via KCC. 

You must submit your appeal before Tuesday 17 May 2022 for it to be considered by Tuesday 19 July 2022. Any appeals received after this time will be heard within 40 school days from the deadline, or where reasonably possible in line with updated guidance from the Department for Education.


For late applications, appeals should be heard within 40 school days from the deadline for lodging appeals where possible, or within 30 school days of the appeal being lodged where reasonably possible in line with updated guidance from the Department for Education.