Admission Appeals - September 2024 Entry

On receiving your school offer in March 2024, if you named The Folkestone School for Girls on your SCAF, but did not receive an offer of a Year 7 place for September, you have until Thursday 28th March 2024 to submit your appeal paperwork (preferably ALL of it), addressed to the Clerk to the Appeals Panel c/o The Folkestone School for Girls, Coolinge Lane, Folkestone CT20 3RB or email:

Appeals for entry into Year 7 in September 2024 will be heard according to the following timetable:

Offer Date 1st March 2024
Appeals to be lodged by 28th March 2024
Appeals to be heard by 18th June 2024 (40 school days)

Appeals received after these dates will be heard within 40 school days of the appeal deadline or 30 school days of being lodged, whichever is the later date.

In Year Appeals

Appeals resulting from in year admission applications will be heard within 30 school days of the appeal being lodged.

Appellants will be sent notification of their appeal, together with a copy of the school’s case, 10 school days in advance.

Appeal Forms 2024

Appeal Form 2024 - Microsoft Word Version

Appeal Form 2024 - pdf version

Appeals - Frequently Asked Questions

The following document has been provided to assist parents/carers with the most common questions about appeals.

 FAQs for Grammar School Appeals

School Defence Statement 2024

School Defence Statement 2024