Annual Admission Notice

Trinity Comprehensive School

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 school year is available as follows: –

On our website www.trinitycomp.ie

On request: By emailing info@trinitycomp.ie  or by writing to: School Secretary, Trinity Comprehensive School, Main Street, Ballymun, Dublin 9.

 

PART 1 – Admissions to the 2022-2023 school year

 

Application and Decision Dates for admission to the 2022-2023 school year

 

The following are the dates applicable for admission to 1st Year:

  Date
The school will commence accepting applications for admission on 1st October 2021
The school shall cease accepting applications for admission on 22nd October 2021
The date by which applicants will be notified of the decision on their application is 12th November 2021
The period within which applicants must confirm acceptance of an offer of admission is 15th December 2021*

 

*       Failure to accept an offer within the prescribed period above may result in the offer being withdrawn

Special Class Application and Decision Dates for admission to 2022/23

The following are the dates applicable for admission to the school’s Special Class which caters for children with ASD as per our Admission Policy – There will be no places available for Sept 2022 but applications submitted will be processed and a waiting list established for any vacancies that may arise.

The    school will commence accepting applications for admission to the special class on        Oct 1st O
The     school shall cease accepting applications for admission to the special class on         Oct 22nd  
The     date by which applicants will be notified of the decision on their application for admission to the special class is:    If vacancies arise from waiting list  
The     period within which applicants must confirm acceptance of an offer of admission is: four weeks from offer date  

*Failure to accept an offer within the prescribed period above may result in the offer being withdrawn

 

 

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

 

Number of places being made available in 2022-2023

The number of places being made available in first year in 2022-2023 is 72
The number of residential places is (boarding schools only) n/a
The number of non-residential places is (boarding schools only) n/a
The number of places available in the ASD class 0

 

Note:    Upon approval of the school’s revised Admissions Policy by the Trustees, all applicants will be contacted to be informed that due to the introduction of the amended Education (Admission to Schools) Act 2018 we are not in a position to accept their applications for the 2021-2022 school year at this time. We will however hold their application on file for this year and contact them on October 1st 2020 to ask if they still wish to proceed with this application. A copy of the school’s Admissions Policy will be enclosed with this communication.

 

 

PART 2 – Admissions to the 2021-2022school year

 

In respect of the 2021-2022 school year, the total number of applications for admission received by the school was 143

 

Breakdown of places allocated for the 2021-2023 school year:
Number of places available: 72 increased to 96
Number of applications received: 143
Number of Offers made and accepted under each criteria: No. Offered No. Accepted
Criterion 1 Siblings of current/past pupils    
Criterion 2 Other students from feeder schools    
Criterion 3 All other applicants    
       
       
Total number of offers made 100 96
Number of names placed on waiting list for the school year concerned. 47