Should you not be successful in securing a place at William Edwards for your child(ren), you have the right of appeal to an Independent Appeals Panel. For further details regarding the appeals process, or to request an Appeal Pack, please contact our Admissions Officer, Lynn Cannon, by emailing: Appeals@wes.swecet.org, or by telephoning 01375 486 000. Alternatively you may wish to download an appeal form by clicking the link below.
If you are appealing for a place in Year 7 during the normal transition between years 6 – 7, completed appeal forms MUST be returned to Mrs Cannon by 2nd May 2017 and any additional evidence must be received by 8th May 2017 although it may be possible to submit additional evidence later than this. Please see the appeals guide located further down this page.
The school will present their case for not being able to admit additional students to all parents who have met the above deadlines, on 13th June 2017 with individual hearings between 13th – 16th June 2017
Appointment times for individual hearings will be sent by post from the Clerk to Appeals to all on-time appellants by 29th May 2017
Any request for appeal for Year 7 entry which is received after 2nd May 2017 or for admission to any other year group (in-year appeals) will be heard as soon as a panel can be convened.
WES PAN for year 7 September 2016 onward: 250
Successful applicants notified by Thurrock Council 1st March 2017
Unsuccessful applicants notified by Thurrock Council during week commencing 14th March 2017
Deadline for Appeals 2nd May 2017
Deadline for Additional Evidence 8th May 2017
Documents posted to the Clerk of Appeals by 12th May 2017
Parents to be notified of appeal date / time / venue by 29th May 2017
Appeal hearing dates Commencing Tuesday 13th June until Friday 16th June 2017.
Induction Week 3rd – 7th July 2017