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St Aidan’s Roman Catholic Primary

Come in and learn with Jesus; Go out and serve with love.


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

North Tyneside Council

Admission Appeals Timetable 2021/22


In accordance with the School Admission Appeals Code, the admission authority for  schools and academies must set a timetable for organising and hearing education appeals. 


The following timetable will apply to appeals in the academic year 2021/22. 




First and Primary Schools

National Offer Day – This is the day that letters or emails are sent out informing parents of the school at which they have been offered a place.


Friday 16 April 2021

Deadline for the receipt of appeals. 

Wednesday 19 May 2021

Deadline for appeals to be heard. 

Friday 16 July 2021  

Appeals will be heard between:


Wednesday 2 June 2021 and Friday 16 July 2021





  • Appeals in respect of late applications, i.e. those received by the admission authority after the deadline for receipt of applications in the normal round of admissions, will generally be heard within 30 school days of the appeal being received by the Clerk to the Admission Appeals Panel (the Clerk).  


  • Appeals in respect of in-year applications, i.e. those for admission to a year group which is not the normal year of entry, for example Year 1 or Year 8, or appeals submitted after the start of the school year, will be heard within 30 school days of receipt by the Clerk.  


  • Appeals received by the Clerk will be acknowledged in writing within 7 days.  If you have not received an acknowledgement within 10 days of submitting your appeal form please contact the Clerk, using the details below.  


  • Appellants (the person(s) lodging an appeal) will be advised in writing of the date, time and venue of the appeals panel which has been appointed to hear their appeal at least 14 days before the hearing.


  • Appellants and the admission authority must provide the Clerk with any documents they wish to submit to the panel no later than 8 days before the date of the appeals panel hearing.


  • At least 7 days before the hearing all the documentary evidence to be considered at the meeting will be sent to all parties.


  • All parties will be advised, wherever possible, of the panel’s decision in writing within 7 days of the conclusion of the appeals panel hearing.


For further information please contact:


Clerk to the Admission Appeals Panel

Law and Governance 

3rd Floor Left

Quadrant East

The Silverlink North

Cobalt Business Park

North Tyneside

NE27 0BY




Tel: (0191) 643 5316 or 5313 or 5315 or 5359 or 5030