Model letter – acknowledgment of appeal
Private and Confidential
Appeal against disciplinary sanction
I write to acknowledge receipt of your letter dated (date) appealing against (sanction)
confirmed in writing to you on (date).
In accordance with the schools disciplinary procedure an appeal hearing will be
arranged and as soon as arrangements have been finalized, I will contact you again
to confirm these.
You are entitled to be accompanied at the appeal hearing by a Trade Union
representative or work colleague and you should contact them to arrange their
Please be advised that this matter remains confidential and should not be discussed
with anyone other than the Head Teacher, Trade Union representative or the person
you have chosen to accompany you.
If you require any further information or have any queries on the appeal process
please do not hesitate to contact me, the Head Teacher or you Trade Union