Enrolment

Enrolment

 

2020/2021 Enrolment

Please see linked our admission’s policy: Admissions Policy21.22 website

St. Mary’s Primary School

ANNUAL ADMISSION NOTICE

in respect of admissions to the 2021/2022 school year

 

Admission Policy and Application Form

A copy of the school’s Admission Policy and the Application Form for Admission for the 2021/2022 is available as follows: –

To download: ApplicationForm2021.22 (1)

On request: By emailing  admin@stmarysmullingar.ie  or writing to : St. Marys Primary School, College Street, Mullingar, Co. Westmeath N91HE22

 

 

PART 1 – Admissions to the 2022/2022 school year

 

Application and Decision Dates for admission to 2021/2022

The following are the dates applicable for admission to Junior Infants

 

The school will commence accepting applications for admission on  Friday 8th January 2021
The school shall cease accepting applications for admission on  Friday 29th January 2021
The date by which applicants will be notified of the decision on their application is     (Offers sent by post on 5th February 2021 8th February 2021
The period within which applicants must confirm acceptance of an offer of admission is Friday 12th February 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 St. Mary’s ASD Preschool Classes

The following are the dates applicable for admission to the school’s  Preschool Special Class which caters for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder   in the class –

The school will commence accepting applications for admission to the special class on  Friday 8th January 2021
The school shall cease accepting applications for admission to the special class on Friday 29th January 2021
The date by which applicants will be notified of the decision on their application for admission to the special class is 8th February 2021
The period within which applicants must confirm acceptance of an offer of admission is Friday 12th February 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*Failure to accept an offer within the prescribed period above may result in the offer being withdrawn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 2020/2021 school year

 

The number of places being made available in Junior Infants  is 55
The number of residential places is (boarding schools only) Not Applicable
The number of non-residential places is (boarding schools only) Not applicable
The number of places being made available in the preschool special class* catering for children with Autistic Spectrum Disorder is 4

 

 

PART 2 – Admissions to the 2020/2021 school year

 

In respect of the 2020/2021 school year, the total number of applications for admission received by the school was 136

Breakdown of places allocated for the 2020/21  school year:
Number of places available: 52 (Junior Infants)  8 (ASD Preschool Class)
Number of applications received: 122 (Junior Infants)    14 (ASD Preschool Class)
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.

 

Junior Infants

Criterion One: Applicants with siblings attending the school – 31 places offered, 30 places accepted.

Criterion Two: Applicants living in the catchment area – 30 places offered, 22 places accepted

 

ASD Preschool Class

Criterion One: Applicants with siblings attending the school – 2 places , 2 places accepted.

Criterions Two: Applicants living in the catchment area -5 places offered – 5 places accepted

Criterion Three – Applicants living outside the catchment area – 1 place offered, 1 place accepted.

 

Total number of offers made  Junior Infants – 61 offers 

ASD Preschool class – 8 offers

Number of names placed on waiting list for the school year concerned. 30 placed on waiting list

 

2020/2021 Enrolment

Monday January 13th to Friday January 31st 2020 is Enrolment Week in Mullingar parish schools. Application forms will be available from St. Mary’s School Office. We are enrolling girls and boys in all classes from Junior Infants upwards. Completed forms should be returned to the school on or before 2:30pm Friday January 31st 2020. Offers will be posted on Friday February 7th and parents should receive them Monday February 10th.

Acceptances to be received by Friday February 14th.

Requirements for Applications:

1. Application form

2. Birth Certificate

3. PPS Number

Parents and guardians are invited to view our school on our open day on January 11th 2020 between 11 am and 1pm.

open-day