DES C/L 007/20 ‘Commencement of Certain Sections of the Education (Admission to Schools) Act 2018’, changes to school admission processes.
The Department of Education and Skills has published circular 0007/20 (attached), ‘Commencement of Certain Sections of the Education (Admission to Schools) Act 2018’, changes to school admission processes.
The new arrangements will apply to school admissions for the 2021/22 school year and subsequent years.
The new arrangements do not apply for admission to the 2020/21 school year.
The Board of Management are currently drafting our new policy and invite comments/suggestion from parents of pupils in the school
Please find attached below the department circular, a document of frequently asked questions and a template for drafting the school policy.
Should you wish to make an observation or contribution please forward it by email to firstname.lastname@example.org with admissions policy in the title bar of the email