Admission Appeals Timetable for Year 7 in September 2023

The Cowplain School appeals facilitated by The Independent Appeals Service for Hampshire Schools will follow the timetable below.


1 March 2023

Notification for Late Applicants:

9 March 2023

Deadline to lodge an appeal:

30 March 2023

Year 7 appeal hearings to be held: 

7 June to 8 June 2023 (Independent Appeals Services)

Decision Letter:

Will be sent within 5 days of the hearing

Please note

(i)         Appeals lodged after 30 March 2023 will be heard during the above dates if possible, or within 30 school days (excluding any school holidays) of the appeal being lodged. Appeals lodged on or after 12 June 2023 may not be heard until the autumn term.

(ii)         Appellants will receive at least 10 school days’ notice of the exact date and location of their appeal hearing.

(iii)       Following the lodging of an appeal, additional papers may be submitted to the Appeals Service until 10 school days before the hearing. Evidence admitted after this date will be considered by the panel but this may lead to an adjournment and significant delays.