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Appeals

Appeals - entry to year 7

Where there is no place available at St Antony's, Trafford  Council will write and advise you of the allocation of another school and can inform you of the availability of places at other schools.

You have the right to ask to go on a waiting list for St Antony's and you also have the right to appeal against admission decisions for admittance to St Antony's in Year 7, September 2023 intake. The appeal schedule and process can be found here: Y7 Appeals schedule

An Independent Appeals Panel has been set up specifically for appeals. Contact the Democratic Services Section at Trafford, on 0161 912 4221/2798 to request further information.

To receive free, independent advice on the admissions and appeals process parents can call the Children's Legal Centre on 0845 345 4345 or visit www.childrenslegalcentre.com

The decisions of an independent appeals panel are binding on the admission authority and the parents/carers.

Appeals - in-year admissions

When an application is unsuccessful you have an automatic right of appeal and this should be lodged with the school stating clearly the reasons for the appeal. Appeals must be heard within 30 school days of receipt of the appeal letter.