Scoil Náisiúnta Réalt na Mara Réalt na Mara National School

Mill street, Dundalk, Co Louth, A91 TD3H
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Principal: Mr Phil McCaul

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Annual Admission Notice

Réalt na Mara N.S.

ANNUAL ADMISSION NOTICE

in respect of admissions to the 2022/2023 school year

Admission Policy and Application Form

A copy of the school’s Admission Policy and the Application Form for Admission for the 2022 / 2023  is available as follows: –

To download at: www.realtnamarans.ie

On request: By emailing Enable JavaScript to view protected content. or writing to : The Secretary, Réalt na Mara N.S.  Mill St. Dundalk, Co. Louth

PART 1 - Admissions to the 2022/2023 school year

Application and Decision Dates for admission to 2022/2023

The following are the dates applicable for admission to Junior Infants

The school will commence accepting applications for admission on 

1st Oct 2021

The school shall cease accepting applications for admission on 

19th Nov 2021

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

26th Nov 2021

The period within which applicants must confirm acceptance of an offer of admission is

20th Dec 2021

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

Special Class Application and Decision Dates for admission to 2022/2023

The following are the dates applicable for admission to the school’s A.S.D. Class which cater for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

The school will commence accepting applications for admission to the special class on 

 1st Oct 2021

The school shall cease accepting applications for admission to the special class on

19th Nov 2021

The date by which applicants will be notified of the decision on their application for admission to the special class is

26th Nov 2021

The period within which applicants must confirm acceptance of an offer of admission is

20th Dec 2021

*Failure to accept an offer within the prescribed period above may result in the offer being withdrawn

Number of places being made available in 2022/2023

The number of places being made available in junior infants is

56

The number of places being made available in the special classes catering for children with Autism Spectrum disorder is dependent on the number of pupils leaving in year ending 2022.

TBC

The overall capacity of the school is

473

PART 2 - Admissions to the 2021/2022 school year

Information regarding the admission process for the Intake Group for Junior Infants for the 2021/22 school year

 

 

 

In respect of the 2021/2022 school year, the total number of applications for admission received by the school was 96

Breakdown of places allocated for the 21/22 school year:

Number of places available:

56

Number of applications received:

66

Number of Offers made and accepted under each criteria:

A description of each criterion used and the number of places offered and accepted under that criterion must be entered here.

Criterion One: Applicants with siblings attending the school – 20 places offered, 20 places accepted.

Criterion Two: Applicants living in the catchment area – 34 places offered, 34 places accepted

Criterion Three: all others:2 offered, 2 places accepted

Total number of offers made

56

Number of names placed on waiting list for the school year concerned.

10