Secondary appeals

The Academy is currently full in each year group. Parents can apply for their child to join the waiting list; details of how to do this can be found by clicking on the ‘Admissions’ link at the top of the website.

Before you can make an appeal you must first have applied to the Academy in writing for a place and/or have completed an In-Year Application Form for the local authority. Once you have received a letter advising you that a place cannot be offered, you can then proceed to make an appeal for the Academy if you wish to.

The Academy can only proceed to the appeals stage if the year group is full. Places are not ‘reserved’ for those whose appeals are upheld, so any upheld appeal will result in the year group being over the published admission number.

When considering each appeal, the panel look for exceptional reasons why a child should attend this particular school. If you decide to appeal it is important to put on the appeal form all your reasons for wanting this particular school, and attach to it any written evidence that will support your appeal, such as letters from a hospital consultant/paediatrician or social worker.

You may also find the attached document helpful in terms of explaining the appeals process.

If you wish to receive an appeals pack, please telephone the number given below and ask to speak to the Appeals Coordinator. Alternatively, you can send an e-mail to the address below:

Telephone: 01274 424350 

E-mail: appeals@dixonsacademies.com

Ready to Succeed?

Join Our Team View Our Impact

If you need to get in touch with us, please use our contact page.

Latest Tweets

Twitter

Great day inspiring the next generation of #engineers @ppmashow @TheEDTUK @IndustrialCadet #STEM https://t.co/AKIe7morAG
1:14pm 15.01.2019

Twitter

We absolutely LOVE our new roadway and playground markings from @UniPlayUK ! Thank you so much! Nursery and Reception have been busy learning how to use the new games and have been riding their bikes on our new road. #roadsafety #outdoorlearning https://t.co/0EpIUldqCd
4:47pm 09.01.2019

Twitter

Year 5 have begun work on learning to draw city skylines. The children are trying to use dark and light to convey meaning and evoke emotion. https://t.co/ezp97sgm7a
2:48pm 08.01.2019

Twitter

Fab day on Wednesday. Super engaged students with loads of inspirational ideas and amazing teacher support #BigIdeas @fitton_claire https://t.co/dOrx2DlNNr
9:00pm 10.01.2019