School admissions and appeals service 2021/22
This service is for all schools and academies.
What the service provides
The School Admissions Appeals Sold Service Flowchart explains the process of School Admission Appeals, with the emphasis on what is included in each of the sold service areas from the School Admissions Appeals Officer representation and the Democratic Services independent clerk and panel.
If you require any further information please contact the relevant team.
Expert Presenting officer presents the school's case at Independent Appeal Hearings, including drafting of school's case against admission in liaison with the school.
Pay as you go
- Ad-hoc distance measurements (charged per measurement)
- Assistance with responses to complaints/Ombudsman cases/MP letters regarding appeals and/or admissions processes
- Advice on admissions in relation to legislative process and legislative outcomes
- Admissions and/or Appeals Training for Governors and Presenting Officers.
If you are looking for support on facilitating and arranging school admission appeals or school exclusion appeals, please visit the Governance - School Admission and Exclusion Appeals Service section above.
Benefits for your school
At Derby City Council we recognise that schools and other education providers have choice when it comes to some elements of the school admissions process. Our Admissions Service brochure details the services which are provided as part of our statutory obligation and those which can be purchased separately.
We aim to maintain close working relationships between ourselves, as the local authority, and your organisation by providing an expert, high quality, value for money buy-back service that will cover the majority of statutory admissions requirements for which the Academy Trust/Governing Bodies of Academies, Voluntary Aided, Foundation, Free Schools and UTCs are responsible.
Various dependent of service requirements, for the first appeal heard in any one day £130 per appeal. If your school has multiple appeals which can be heard in one day, its £45 per appeal. Admissions Service brochure available on request.
Oracle Supplier Name: GOV - SCHOOL ADMISSIONS
Telephone: 01332 642697
How to order
Now you have selected the services you require, please visit the How to Order Services section to find out how you can place your order.