Nursery Class Admission

Children who are 3 years old before 1 September have a right to part time education at a primary school (Nursery class). More information.

You need to apply before 1 February 2022 (for September 2022).

Before you apply, please:

  • read the Information for Parents Handbook/School Admissions Policy
  • understand that completing this form does not guarantee admission to any school
  • do not use this online form if you are applying for Our Lady’s School or St Helen’s School (voluntary chools). Contact the school directly. 

Apply online: Nursery Class Admission

(you will need to create an account if you don't already have one)

What will happen next?

You will be notified about the outcome of your application on 16 April.


Late applications

You need to apply before 1 February 2022 (for September 2022). If the application is received after this date it will be considered as a late entry and it is possible that you won't be informed about the decision on 16 April.

More information

Further information can be found in the Information for Parents Handbook/School Admissions Policy.

Or contact us:

The Authority can not discuss availability of any school over the phone.