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Canford Heath Junior School

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Admissions Appeals Procedure


TEACH Admission Appeals Timetable 

Appeals for any of the four TEACH schools; 

Ad Astra Infant School 

Canford Heath infant School 

Canford Heath Junior School 

Haymoor Junior School 

are managed by the Borough of Poole's Democratic Services Department. 


The following is published on the Borough of Poole's website: 

If your child has been refused a place to start in September 2018 at your preferred school and you wish to appeal, please be aware of the following: 

School Admission Appeals are organised by the Clerk to the Independent Appeals Panel within the Council’s Democratic Services Team 

Appeals will take place between May and July 2018 . 

Appeals will conform to the following timelines 

Secondary Schools – Late May/Early June 

Infant/Junior/Primary/Middle Schools – Mid June until July 

Appeal forms received after 27 June 2018 are not likely to be heard until AFTER the start of the September 2018 term. Therefore, it is recommended that forms are submitted at an early stage to avoid disappointment.