The Board of Education offers support for the work of governing bodies on Admissions matters. Our dedicated Admissions Adviser Bob Garrard can provide advice to schools on a range of admissions issues. You can contact Bob by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 07895 176572.
You will find further Admissions guidance on this page: Admissions briefing papers
Implementing the in-year variation to oversubscription criteria relating to church attendance:
Governors’ Appeals Statement – June 2020
Please find below two exemplar statements which governors may wish to adapt or consider when composing their statements as part of the appeals process. One statement is for an infant class size (Reception) appeal and the other is a Y5 appeal but would be pertinent for other year groups other than KS1. Every statement needs to reflect the specific situation at the school as well as the circumstances of the individual appeal. The clerk to the appeals panel will explain what information is required.