Education and Training Act 2020

13 Review of student’s enrolment

(1)

The board of a State school that has an enrolment scheme may issue a parent of a student enrolled at the school with a review notice under this clause if—

(a)

the student was enrolled at the school on the grounds that they lived in the school’s home zone; and

(b)

the student has, since enrolling at the school, moved out of the school’s home zone; and

(c)

the board believes on reasonable grounds that the student has used a temporary residence within the school’s home zone for the purpose of gaining enrolment at the school.

(2)

On receipt of a review notice, a parent who wishes to rebut the board’s view may make submissions to the board in whatever manner the parent thinks fit, and the board must, in accordance with any guidelines issued under clause 3(3)(b), give the parent every reasonable opportunity to explain the situation.

(3)

The board may exercise its power under clause 12(2) to annul the student’s enrolment if, no earlier than 10 school days after the date on which the review notice was sent, the board determines that the student has used a temporary residence within the school’s home zone for the purpose of gaining enrolment at the school.

(4)

A review notice must—

(a)

be in writing; and

(b)

be sent by post or email to a parent of the student; and

(c)

advise the parent of the effect of the notice, and explain what the parent may do next.

Compare: 1989 No 80 s 11OA