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.

Aug 22, 2019

Top marks for Rochdale’s youngest ever player

Rochdale AFC’s youngest ever player proved he’s talent on the pitch and in the classroom after bagging top GCSE results. Luke Matheson, 16, has had an unforgettable school year after becoming Dale’s youngest player last September. Top club’s including Manchester United and Liverpool are rumoured to be interested in the prodigy. Today Luke was like […]

Aug 19, 2019

Congratulations to our Year 13 Students

Congratulations to our Year 13 students for their results. The overall pass rate for all L3 qualifications was 99%, with 20% of A Level grades A*-A and 46% A*-B. Well done everyone and a special thank you to all the teachers who have worked so hard to enable you to achieve these results.     […]

Jul 19, 2019

Visit from the Governor of the Bank of England – Mark Carney

The Governor of the Bank of England’s representative in the north recently called the school and asked if Mr Mark Carney would be able to pay us a visit on 15th July, 2019. Mr Carney spent some time looking at the GCSE artwork on the Temple corridors and then met some Year 7, 8 and […]

Jul 19, 2019

Activities Week

The penultimate week of the year, activities week, was certainly a week to remember, with the our students involved in the following: Year 7: Our students participated in a number of arts activities throughout the week, including drama, dance, art and music, culminating in a wonderful showcase at the Z-Arts centre on the Friday. Year […]