Peterborough City Council strives to place every child within a
preferred school placement. However, it may be that this is
not possible, or a parent, carer or child is unhappy with the
allocation offered. This section offers guidance to parents, carers
and children who wish to appeal against a decision.
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For parents wishing to lodge an appeal regarding reception, Year
1 or Year 2 places at a school will need to complete the Infant
Class Legislation appeal form and return it to the address on the
Infant Class Size Legislation Appeal Form
(168KB, 4 pages)
For parents wishing to lodge an appeal for all other year groups
please complete the general appeal form and return it to the
address on the form.
General appeal form
(26KB, 4 pages)
A parents and carers guide to school admission appeals
(208KB, 16 pages)
School Admissions Appeals Timetable 2012
(67KB, 1 pages)
School Admissions Appeals Timetable 2013
(68KB, 1 pages)
We highly recommend you read the parents and carers guide to
school admission appeals before submitting your appeal
For further information please contact the Admissions Team.
Contact details for independent advice regarding appeals and