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20th April 2021

Pre-school and Primary school admissions update

Dear Parents and Guardians 

Please see update from the Education Authority below. 

Parents/Guardians who applied online for a Pre-school place (target age - Stage 1*) or Primary 1 place for September 2021 admissions will be able to view the outcome of that application on 28 April from 10.00 am by visiting

Your login details will be the email address and password you registered with when you applied online. You can check these details now by visiting the Citizen Portal using the link above and can reset your password if necessary. 

If you applied by paper application you will receive a letter by post on 28 April 2021.

*Applications received after 12 noon on 5 February 2021 are not processed until after 27 April 2021. Pre-school Stage 2 runs from 28 April to 9 June 2021. Applications for Underage children are also processed during Stage 2.

Many thanks 
Emma Quinn 

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