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Admission Notice 2023/24

ST ANDREW’S N.S.  ANNUAL ADMISSION NOTICE

in respect of admissions to the 2023/2024 school year

Admission Policy and Application Form

A copy of the school’s Admission Policy and the Application Form for Admission for the 2023/2024 is available as follows: –

To download at: www.standrewsbray.ie

On request: By emailing info@standrewsbray.ie  or writing to: Secretary, St Andrew’s N.S., Newcourt Road, Bray, Co. Wicklow

 PART 1 – Admissions to the 2023/2024 school year 

Application and Decision Dates for admission to 2023/2024.

The following are the dates applicable for admission to Junior Infants. 

The school will commence accepting applications for admission on:

 

Monday 3rd October 2022
The school shall cease accepting applications for admission on:

 

 Monday 24th October 2022
 

The date by which applicants will be notified of the decision on their application is:

 

Monday 14th November 2022
The period within which applicants must confirm acceptance of an offer of admission is:  Monday 28th November 2022

Note: the school will consider and issue decisions on late applications in accordance with the school’s admission policy. 

*Failure to accept an offer within the prescribed period above may result in the offer being withdrawn.

 

Number of places being made available in 2023/2024

The number of places being made available in Junior Infants is:                         28

 

PART 2 – Admissions to the 2022/2023 School Year

Information regarding the admission process for the Intake Group for Junior Infants for the 2022/2023 school year

In respect of 2022/2023 school year, the total number of applications for admission received by the school was 47.

Breakdown of places allocated for the 2022/2023 school year:
Number of places available: 28
Number of applications received: 47
Number of Offers made and accepted under each criteria: Priority Category 1: An Applicant Student who is a member of one of the Trustee Churches or Protestant reformed church or is a member of a minority religion which has the same religious ethos, or a similar religious ethos to the programme of religious instruction/education which is provided in the school[1] and who lives within the parish boundaries of Christ Church Bray.

14 places offered, 12 places accepted.

Priority Category 2: An Applicant Student who is a member of one of the Trustee Churches or Protestant reformed church or is a member of a minority religion which has the same religious ethos, or a similar religious ethos to the programme of religious instruction/education which is provided in the school and who lives within a 10 km radius of the School.

1 place offered, 1 place accepted.

Priority Category 3: An Applicant Student who has siblings currently attending the school.

3 places offered, 3 places accepted.

Priority Category 4: An Applicant Student who has a parent who is a current permanent staff member of St Andrew’s N.S.

0 places offered.

Priority Category 5:  An Applicant Student who is a sibling of a former pupil of St Andrew’s N.S. who resides within the parish boundaries of Christ Church Bray as defined above.

1 places offered, 1 place accepted.

Priority Category 6:  An Applicant Student whose parent is a former pupil of St Andrew’s N.S. and who resides within the parish boundaries of Christ Church Bray as defined above (not exceeding 25% of applicants).

 0 places offered.

Priority Category 7: An Applicant Student who resides within the parish boundaries of Christ Church Bray as defined above.

15 places offered, 10 places accepted.

Priority Category 8: All other Applicant Students.

0 places offered.

Total number of offers made: 34
Number of names placed on waiting list for the school year concerned: 13

[1] As defined in Section 7(A)(2) of the Equal Status Act