Admissions & Appeals


Applications for a Secondary School Place – September 2023

if you wish to apply for a place here starting September 2023 you need to apply by 31 October 2022

Applications for a Secondary School Place – any other time

If you would like to apply for a place to start at any time other than the normal point of intake you can find a form on the Coventry City Council website or phone them for a form ( or 024 76833333).

School Appeals

Appeals Timetable

If you have not been offered a place at Finham Park School you have the right of appeal against the decision not to allocate your child a place. Accepting the place you have been offered does not affect your right of appeal.

Appeals are heard by an independent panel. If you want to appeal for a place at Finham Park School you should write to Ms D Case at the school or email

Timetable for hearing admission appeals Closing date for receipt of your written appeal: Your appeal will be heard by:
Students starting secondary school in September 2023 31st March 2023 Appeals will be heard on 22/23 June 2023
Change of school (application at any time other than initial intake) 20 school days after your outcome letter 30 school days after your appeal form is received.

Appeals received after 31 March 2023 will be heard in September 2024.

You will receive 10 school days notice of the time and date of the appeal hearing.

Any additional documents you wish to submit in support of your appeal must be received by the clerk at least five days before the appeal hearing. Failure to do this may result in your appeal hearing being adjourned.