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Appeals & In-Year Transfers

Right to appeal

When requests for admission are refused the applicants (and students in the case of sixth form) will be informed in writing of the reasons by the Clerk to the Directors’ Admissions Committee together with their rights of appeal.

For admissions into the intake year through the co-ordinated admissions scheme, Nottinghamshire County Council (or the home local authority) will inform applicants of the outcome of their application together with their rights of appeal.

Appeals are heard by independent appeal panels. Applicants have a right of appeal within 20 academy days following the date of refusal. For further information and instruction on how to appeal, contact:

Rothera Sharp Solicitors
Phone: 0115 9100 600

Key Dates  
Monday 1 March 2021

Offers communicated to Nottinghamshire parents including offers on behalf of own admission authority schools and schools within other local authorities. Emails sent to Nottinghamshire parents who applied online and opted to receive an email. Letters are posted second class.

Monday 29 March 2021 Deadline for lodging an appeal.
Tuesday 15 June 2021 Last date on-time appeals can be heard.


In Year Transfers

Applications for in-year transfer should be made directly to the academy. If you wish to apply for a place please download the form below. For further information, please contact the academy Admissions Officer on 0115 963 5667. 

Following updating of the Admissions Code, the In Year transfer form has also been updated.  Updates are in red text.