Appeals

If you have applied for a school place at River Beach and have not been successful we are very sorry, however I am sure you will appreciate that by law we are only allowed to take up to 30 children per class, theefore only 90 children in total.
If you are thinking about going to appeal, please follow this link for more information.

River Beach Appeals Timetable

September 2016 entry

Appeals for children refused a place at a preferred school for admission to Reception class in September 2016 will be heard in line with the School Admissions Appeals Code (2012).

Offer date Deadline for lodging an appeal
Primary 18 April 2016 20 May 2016
after 20 May 2016 (late appeals)

 

‘On-time’ appeals will be heard within 40 school days of the deadline for lodging appeals. Appeals lodged after these dates will be heard within 40 school days of the appeal deadline or 30 school days of being lodged, whichever is the later date.

Parents/carers will be notified of their appeal date by the West Sussex Appeals Administrator at least 5 days before the hearing. They will provide a copy of the school’s statement of case which will be sent to each parent/carer at least 5 days before the hearing.

Any additional evidence parents/carers wish to submit in support of their appeal must be sent to the West Sussex Appeals Administrator at least 5 working days before the hearing. Any evidence not submitted by this deadline may not be considered by the independent appeal panel.

Please read this and follow this link to the West Sussex Appeals