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Bassingham Primary School

Enjoying Learning, Achieving Success


If you would like your child to attend our school, please see full details of our admission arrangements below and the appropriate policies. 

Admission Timetable – Including Appeals


16th April – National Offer Day – you can collect your offer online or on the day letters are posted out informing parents of which school they have been offered a place at.


14th May, Noon – deadline for the receipt of appeals.


How to Appeal


How to appeal - Lincolnshire County Council


In accordance with the School Admission Code, the Local Governing Body (as the admission authority for Bassingham Primary School) must set a timetable for organising and hearing admission appeals. The timetable shown above will apply to appeals for admissions to Bassingham Primary School.


Appeals in respect of late applications will generally be heard within 30 school days of the appeal hearing being lodged. Appeals in respect of in-year applications will be heard within 30 days of receipt.


Appellants (the person(s) lodging an appeal) will receive a letter notifying them of the date, time and venue of the appeals panel appointed to hear their appeal at least 10 days before the hearing.


Appellants and the admission authority must provide the clerk to the appeals panel with any documents they wish to submit to the panel no later than 6 working days before the appeal.


The clerk to the panel will send to the panel, the appellants and the admissions authority all the documentary evidence to be considered at the hearing at least 5 working days before the hearing.


The clerk to the panel will send a letter to appellants and the admissions authority notifying them of the Panel’s decision and the reasons for the decisions within 5 working days of the hearing whenever possible.


For further information please contact marked for the attention of the Clerk to the Governors