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Northampton School for Boys

Northampton School for Boys

Year 7 Appeals Information 2019

If your son is unsuccessful in gaining a place at the school and you wish to appeal, please send a completed Notice of Appeal (found below) to Mrs Shocklidge, Northampton School for Boys, Billing Road, Northampton, NN1 5RT.

Guidance Notes are attached to the Notice of Appeal however, if you have any queries in relation to this process after reading these, please contact Mrs Shocklidge at the school.

Timelines for Year 7 Appeals 2019

Fri 1 March 2019 Notification from Local Authority
Fri 29 March 2019
(by 9.00am)

9.00am deadline for receipt of Notice of Appeal
(at least 20 school days from notification)

Wed 17 April 2019
Notification from NSB to parents of date of Stage I
meeting, enclosing School's Case 
Tues 23 April 2019
Notification from Diocese to appellants of individual appeal date/time (at least 10 school days before appeals start)
Fri 26 April 2019
(by 9.00am)
Deadline for submission of additional evidence to NSB
Wed 8 May 2019 Stage I of Appeals Process – The Cripps Hall, NSB, 7.00pm
Mon 13 May 2018

Stage 2 of Appeals begin (estimated completed by 17 May) – Bouverie Court, 6 The Lakes, Bedford Road, Northampton, NN4 7YD

The individual decision letter will be sent to all appellants on the same day. This will be within 5 school days of when the decisions are made (which is only at the conclusion of all the individual hearings), but subject to the proviso that it is possible to complete them all within that timeframe. This will be dependent upon the total number of appeals that are received. 

APPEALS LODGED AFTER THE DEADLINE - Will be heard without delay and if at all possible before the commencement of the September Year 7 term, although that will be subject to when the appeal is made. 





Northampton School for Boys, Billing Road, Northampton, NN1 5RT
01604 230240