Appeal Hearing Timetable

If you wish to exercise your right to appeal for Forest Gate Academy please access the Trafford Council Website (Schools/School Appeals) or contact the Democratic Services Section on Telephone No. 0161 912 2798 to request an Appeal Form.

Offer of Places  Sunday 16 April 2017
Deadline for lodging Appeals Monday 22 May 2017

[Note:  [Note: all appeals received by this date will be heard within 40 school days]

 Deadline for Additional Evidence for on-time appeals  Tuesday 30 May 2017
Deadline for Admission Authorities to submit their evidence  Seven School Days before date of the Hearing
Deadline for Appeal Papers to be sent to all parties  Six School Days before date of the Hearing
Appellants will receive:

At least 10 school days’ notice of their appeal hearing

Decision letters within 5 school days of the hearing wherever possible OR where multiple days are required within 5 school days of the last hearing wherever possible.

As applications for in-year admissions are a separate process please note any appeals relating to these will be heard within 30 school days of receipt of the appeal form.