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Appeal Hearings Timetable 2018

Under the terms of the Education Act 1998 there is a right of appeal to an Independent Appeals Panel.  If you wish to exercise your right to appeal please contact the School Admissions Officer at 

For entry into Year 7

Parents will be told of their right to appeal via their Local Authority on National Offer Day (Wednesday 1 March).  Parents will then need to contact Altrincham Grammar school for Girls.  An Appeals Form and details will then be issued.

Offer of Places

Thursday 1st March 2018 by the Home Authority

Deadline for lodging Appeals

Please e-mail

Friday, 20th April 2018

Deadline for any additional evidence

Friday, 4th May 2018

Deadline for the Admission Authority to submit their evidence

9 School Days before date of Appeal

Deadline for Appeal Papers to be sent to the relevant parties

7 School Days before date of Appeal

All on time Appeals will be held by

Friday, 22nd June 2018

All on time Appellants will receive:

at least 10 school days’ notice of their Appeal Hearing

Decision letters will be sent within five school days of the hearing.  Where multiple days are required decision letters will be sent within 5 days of the last hearing date.

In Year Admissions

In year Admissions Appeals must be heard within 30 school days of the appeal being lodged.  Details available from the Admissions Officer

For entry into Sixth Form

6th Form conditional offer appeals must be held within 30 school days of confirmation of examination results. 

Other 6th form appeals must be heard within 40 school days of the appeal deadline for lodging appeals.