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    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 at: www.osrai.com

    On request: By emailing  eolas@osrai.com or writing to : Gaelscoil Osraí, Loch Buí, Cill Chainnigh, R95 AT85



    PART 1 – Admissions to the 2021/2022 school year


    Application and Decision Dates for admission to [insert school year concerned]

    The following are the dates applicable for admission to Junior Infants/First Year (delete as appropriate)

    The school will commence accepting applications for admission on 07/01/2021
    The school shall cease accepting applications for admission on 29/01/2021
    The date by which applicants will be notified of the decision on their application is 19/02/2021
    The period within which applicants must confirm acceptance of an offer of admission is 19/02/2021-05/03/2021

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

    *Failure to accept an offer within the prescribed period above may result in the offer being withdrawn

    Number of places being made available in 2021/2022

    The number of places being made available in junior infants/first year(delete as appropriate) is 56


    PART 2 – Admissions to the [insert previous school year] school year

    (This section should only be completed if your school intake group/ special class was oversubscribed in the previous school year)

    In respect of the 2020/2021 school year, the total number of applications for admission received by the school was 106

    Breakdown of places allocated for the 20/21 school year:
    Number of places available: 56
    Number of applications received: 109
    Number of Offers made and accepted under each criteria: Criterion One: Children for whom Irish is their first language – 3 places offered, 2 places accepted.

    Criterion Two: Applicants with siblings attending the school – 32 places offered, 32 places accepted.

    Criterion Three: Children attending a recognised naíonra- 20 places offered, 16 places accepted.

    Criterion Four: According to age- 10 places offered, 4 places accepted.

    Total number of offers made 65
    Number of names placed on waiting list for the school year concerned. 13