The latest national statistics on Admission Appeals produced by the Department for Children, Schools and Families were released on 29th October 2009 according to the arrangements approved by the UK Statistics AuthorityUK Statistics Authority

DCSF: Admissions Appeals for Maintained Primary and Secondary Schools in England, 2007/08

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This Statistical First Release gives information about appeals lodged by parents against non-admission of their children to their preferred school in 2007/08. It details the number of appeals lodged, heard and the outcome. These figures are provided by Local Authorities as part of the Department's Survey of Admission Appeals for all their Community and Voluntary Controlled schools. The data for Voluntary Aided, Special Agreement and Foundation schools are derived from School Census returns made by schools to the Department each year.

The figures and trends presented in this publication help to monitor the success of policy commitment to ensure that school admission arrangements work for the benefit of all local parents and children.
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Additional informationEXCEL
Reference IDSFR13/2009
Coverage Country England
Date Released29 October 2009
Main Category Children, Education and Skills
Sub CategorySchools    Click on subcategory link to see if there is later information
TypeStatistical First Release
ContactAndrew Clarke - Schools Statistical Team  tel: 01325 735478
PreRelease AccessClick here
 Publication includes individual Local Authority informationPublication includes individual Local Authority information

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