Admission Appeals 2019

Trinity Church of England High School is part of the Manchester Local Authority Coordinated Admissions Scheme. This means that Manchester Local Authority coordinates all applications for admissions to Trinity Church of England High School.

The following document provides a clear outline of the Admissions Appeals process.

Manchester LA School Admissions Appeals September 2019 – click to download

If you wish to make an admission appeal please complete the online appeal form, or download the appeal form, at the Manchester LA Admissions website detailed below. If you have not previously submitted a Trinity Supplementary Application Form (see link below) to the school, you must do so at the same time as making your appeal.


Trinity Supplementary Application Form

Timetable for secondary school admission appeals (September 2019 entry)


Date Event
1st March 2019 National Secondary Offer Date

Offer letters sent to parents who applied on time using Royal Mail by 2nd class post, and by email when parent has applied online and requested notification by email. 1st March 2019 counts as school day one in the timeline.

29th March 2019 Deadline for parents to lodge an appeal. At least 20 school days from the date of notification that their application was unsuccessful to prepare and lodge their written appeal.
6th – 22nd April 2019 EASTER HOLIDAYS
Middle of June 2019 40 schools days from deadline for the lodging appeal and last day by which ‘on time’ appeals must be heard

Complaints about an Academy independent admission appeal panel

If you wish to make a complaint regarding independent Admission Appeal panels then you should do so via the Education Funding Agency (EFA), details are available in the Manchester LA download document above.

What’s happening at Trinity High.

Read the latest news from our school.

Jan 24, 2020

Mock Interviews

Last week, our Year 11s were given the unique opportunity of having a ‘mock interview’ with a representative from a local business, multinational company or training provider. We were delighted to welcome a range of representatives to interview our students, from companies such as AECOM, Buttress Architects, Cooperative Group, Manchester Metropolitan University, NHS, RAF, Royal […]

Jan 24, 2020

Year 7 Disco

Last week, our Business Studies students in the Sixth Form organised a disco for our Year 7 students as part of their course. It was a great event, with the Year 7s socialising and showing off their moves on the dance floor! Read more in our newsletter…

Jan 24, 2020

Engineering and Physics Trip

Course Director of KS5 Engineering, Ms James, tells us more: “On Wednesday 15th January, students from Year 12 Physics and Engineering visited the Tesla Showroom, Stockport, and Concorde at Manchester Airport. At Tesla, we learnt about some of the features of their cars such as how they are designed to have the highest safety levels […]

Jan 24, 2020

‘Mental Toughness’

Following the mock exam results in the first week back, the Year 11 students gathered in the main school hall for an assembly of two parts. The first was a presentation by Mr Westmoreland and Mr Cann which outlined the main milestones remaining in Year 11, emphasising that there is ‘no time to waste’ in […]