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    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 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 2022/2023 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 06/01/2022
    The school shall cease accepting applications for admission on 28/01/2022
    The date by which applicants will be notified of the decision on their application is 18/02/2022
    The period within which applicants must confirm acceptance of an offer of admission is 19/02/2022-04/03/2022


    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    *Failure to accept an offer within the prescribed period above may result in the offer being withdrawn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 2022/2023


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





    PART 2 – Admissions to the 2021-2022 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: 64
    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 – 28 places offered, 28 places accepted.

    Criterion Three: Applicants with siblings who are past pupils- 2 places offered, 2 places accepted.

    Criterion Four: According to age- 29 places offered, 23 places accepted.

    Criterion Five: Applications received outside the timeframe outlined in our Annual Admission Notice- 1 place offered, 1 place accepted.


    Total number of offers made 64
    Number of names placed on waiting list for the school year concerned. 0