For detailed information about applying to Ark Kings Academy please click here.
Stage of process
|Application period starts||3 September 2018|
|Grammar school test||8 September 2018|
|Results of grammar school test||12 October 2018|
|Closing date for applications||31 October 2018|
|National Offer Day||1 March 2019|
|Deadline for accepting the offer||15 March 2019|
|Deadline for submitting appeals||29 March 2019|
|Appeal hearings for appeals submitted on time||May and June 2019|
|Induction day at secondary school||3 July 2019|
|Term starts||September 2019|
Appeals for children refused a place at a preferred school in September 2018 will be heard in line with the School Admissions Appeals Code (2012).
‘On-time’ appeals will be heard within 40 school days of the deadline for lodging appeals. Appeals lodged 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.
Mid-year appeals must be heard within 30 school days of receipt of the appeal.
Parents/carers will be notified of their appeal date by an external agency.
Any additional evidence parents/carers wish to submit in support of their appeal must be sent to the external agency at least 5 working days before the hearing. Any evidence not submitted by this deadline may not be considered by the independent appeal panel.
If you wish to appeal for a place in year 7, please click here for the Secondary Admissions Appeal Form.
Appeals for a place in the primary stage can be made via the Primary Admissions Appeal Form.
Parents can use the following link to apply for spaces in Reception class: birmingham.gov.uk/request_for_a_school_place_in_reception_class_-_september_2019
ARK Kings Academyis happy to consider applications for students to join the academy in-year. To do so, please get in touch by phone on 0121 459 4451 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Click here for an application form: Ark Kings In-Year Application Form_v201811.pdf