Parent appeals to Canterbury Grammar schools 2015 - 217

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Dear Kent County Council,

Please could you provide the number of parental appeals made to Simon Langton Boys Grammar School, Simon Langton Girls Grammar School and Barton Court Grammar School each year from 2015 -2017. Please could you also state if these appeals were successful and the Kent test results for each appellant.

Yours faithfully,

A Matthews

Kent County Council

Dear Mr Matthews

 

Thank you for your email below.

 

Kent County Council acknowledges your request for information under the
Freedom of Information Act 2000. Assuming KCC holds this information, we
will endeavour to supply the data to you as soon as possible but no later
than 17^th November 2017 (20 working days from date of receipt).

 

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Peter Wylie | Access Information Officer | Information Resilience &
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415563 | Fax 03000 420303 |
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Kent County Council

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Dear Sir or Madam

 

Thank you for your request for information made under the Freedom of
Information Act (FOIA) 2000, relating to parental appeals.

 

Please could you provide the number of parental appeals made to Simon
Langton Boys Grammar School, Simon Langton Girls Grammar School and Barton
Court Grammar School each year from 2015 -2017. Please could you also
state if these appeals were successful and the Kent test results for each
appellant.

 

KCC do not administrate the appeals for either Barton Court Grammr School
or Simon Langton Boys Grammar School. You will need to contact these
schools directly. However, I am happy to provide the number of parental
appeals for Simon Langton Girls Grammar School including how many were
successful.

 

2017

44 Appeals heard with 36 being upheld

 

2016

32 Appeals heard with 21 being upheld

 

2015

26 Appeals heard with 22 being upheld

 

I am also pleased to provide the attached spreadsheet which includes the
Kent Test results for each student that was successful at appeal.

 

If you are unhappy with this response, and believe KCC has not complied
with legislation, please ask for a review by following our complaints
process; details can be found at this link
[1]http://www.kent.gov.uk/about-the-council...
on our website. Please quote reference FOI/17/1807.

 

If you still remain dissatisfied following an internal review, you can
appeal to the Information Commissioner, who oversees compliance with the
Freedom of Information Act 2000. Details of what you need to do, should
you wish to pursue this course of action, are available from the
Information Commissioner’s website [2]http://www.ico.org.uk/concerns.

 

Yours sincerely

 

Jemila Dodge | Information Access Officer | Information Resilience &
Transparency Team | Kent County Council | Room 2.71, Sessions House,
Maidstone, ME14 1XQ | Phone: 03000 416034 |
[3]http://www.kent.gov.uk/about-the-council...
|

 

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