Chestnut Grove Academy
45 Chestnut Grove
Balham, London SW12 8JZ
T: 020 8673 8737

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Secondary School Admission Appeals Timetable 2024

September 2024 entry

Appeals resulting from transfer applications for admission to Year 7 for September 2024 will be heard according to the following timetable:

National offer day 1 March 2024
Date by which an appeal must be submitted  15 April 2024
Dates when appeals will be heard

All appeals received by 15 April 2024 will be heard between 15 May and 19 June 2024. 

(Excluding half term)

Dates when appellants will be sent notification of their appeal hearing

10 clear school days in advance of the hearing

Date by which the Clerk sends appeal papers to the parents, the panel and the admission authority

7 working days before the appeal hearing

Deadline for appellants to submit additional evidence 8am, 7 working days before the appeal hearing
Decision letters sent to the appellants

Within 5 school days of the appeal hearing
(whenever possible)

Appeals lodged after 15 April 2024 may be heard within 40 school days of the appeal deadline or 30 school days of the appeal being received, whichever is the later date.