There is an Appeal Process which enables parents/carers to appeal against non-admission to the school. If you are not happy with the allocated school place on 1 March:

Any girls who have met the required standard for Stroud High School can ask to go on our waiting list.  Gloucestershire County Council’s (GCC’s) waiting list deadline is 8 March 2022. GCC will notify parents of the outcome of waiting list requests after 30 March 2022.

If your daughter has not been successful in gaining a place at Stroud High School for entry in Year 7 in September 2022, you do have a statutory right to appeal before an Independent Admissions Appeal panel. Additionally, if you believe extenuating circumstances may have affected your daughter's performance on the day of the test this may be grounds for your appeal.  You may find it helpful reading the 2021 Appeal Guidance Notes, see below.

Please email the Admissions Team on or telephone 01453 764441. An Appeal Information pack can be sent to you after 1 March. Please note that the school will be closed for the Easter break from Monday 11 to Friday 22 April so please request one before this date if possible.

Timeline Information: 

3pm Wednesday 27 April 2022 - Deadline for submitting the Appeal Pack form back to Stroud High School

3pm Monday 16 May 2022 - Deadline for submitting any additional evidence for your appeal

Appeal Hearings will take place week commencing 13 June 2022