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Ballykeel Primary School & Nursery Unit
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New Admissions Procedure for 2019-20

5th Dec 2018




The way in which parents apply for Pre-School places is changing. Online applications are being introduced for admission to Pre-School in the 2019/2020 school year. See the following timetable for Stage 1 applications.

Friday 14th December 2018 the Education Authority will publish information on the following website about the pre-school admissions procedure and admissions criteria for schools and providers.

Wednesday 2nd January 2019 from 10.00am Pre-school application procedure will be available on-line.

Thursday 31st January 2019 at 12.00midnight on-line applications for Stage 1 will close. After this time any applications (correct age and under-age) received will be regarded as a ‘late’ application.

Friday 8th February 2019 – on or before 12noon closing date for any supporting documents, i.e. birth certificate or other relevant documents required as set out in the school’s criteria, to be given to the school of first choice.

Friday 10th May 2019 You will receive a letter confirming a place for your child.