Application for Admissions to Junior Infants

 

Application for Admission to Junior Infants       

School Year 2021 – 2022                         St. Fintan’s BNS

 

 

Please note that this form is for application purposes only. The information provided will be used to allocate Junior Infant places in accordance with the School’s Admission Policy/Annual Admission Notice which can be viewed on our website www.stfintansbns.com  Please complete all sections of the form.

General Information on Child

First Name:

Surname:

PPS Number:

DOB:

Gender:

Home Address:

 

 

 

 

Eircode:

 

 

 

/

 

 

 

 

 

 

Siblings in the school: Name(s) of sibling(s):

Yes

  • No ¨

(Please tick) Sibling’s class:

 

General Information on Parent(s)/Guardian(s)

Parent/Guardian

Parent/Guardian

Name:

Name:

Address (if different from child’s):

Address (if different from child’s):

Mobile No:

Mobile No:

                         

This Application MUST be accompanied by your child's ORIGINAL birth certificate.

A copy of a utility bill MUST be included as proof of address

The school will make a copy of the document(s) submitted and will return all of the original documents.


Declaration:

 

I/We being the Parent(s)/Guardian(s) of the applicant do hereby confirm that the above information is true and accurate and I/we consent to its use as described.

Parent/Guardian’s Signature:

Parent/Guardian’s Signature:

Date:

Date:

 

Office Use only:

*Date Application

Received

D

D

M

M

Y

Y

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Data Privacy Statement

The information provided on this form will be used by St. Fintan’s BNS to apply the selection criteria for enrolment in Junior Infants, and to allocate school places in accordance with the School’s Admission Policy and the School’s Annual Admission Notice.

 

Where a pupil is admitted to the school, the information will be retained on the pupil’s file.

On acceptance of an offer of admission, this information will be entered in the School Administration System Aladdin and will be uploaded to the Primary Online Database. The Primary Online Database (POD) is a nationwide individualised database of primary school pupils, hosted by the Department of Education and Skills.

 

In the event of oversubscription, a waiting list of students whose applications for admission to St. Fintan’s BNS were unsuccessful due to the school being oversubscribed will be compiled, and will remain valid for the school year in which admission is being sought. (See Section 13 School Admission Policy).

 

Where a child’s name is placed on a waiting list, and the child is not admitted to the school, the information provided on this form will be retained for the duration of the school year and will be securely destroyed thereafter.

 

Section 66(6) of the Education (Admission to Schools) Act 2018 allows for the sharing of certain information between schools in order to facilitate the efficient admission of students. The information which may be provided to a patron or another Board of Management for this purpose may include all or any of the following:

  1. the date on which an application for admission was received by the school;
  2. the date on which an offer of admission was made by the school;
  3. the date on which an offer of admission was accepted by an applicant;
  4. a student’s personal details including his or her name, address, date of birth and personal public service number (within the meaning of section 262 of the Social Welfare Consolidation Act 2005).

 

Admissions Notice

 

  St. Fintan’s BNS                         

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 school year is available as follows: –

To download at: stfintansbns.com

On request: By emailing saintfintansbns@gmail.com  or writing to St. Fintan’s BNS, New Line Rd, Mountrath, Co. Laois.

 

 

Part 1 - Admissions to the 2021/2022 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 

 21st  Jan 2021

The school shall cease accepting applications for admission on 

11th Feb 2021

The date by which applicants will be notified of the decision on their application is    

4th Mar 2021

The period within which applicants must confirm acceptance of an offer of admission is

18th Mar 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 2021/2022 School Year

The following are the dates applicable for admission to the school’s Special Class which caters for children with Autistic Spectrum Disorder

The school will commence accepting applications for admission to the special class on 

N/A Full

The school shall cease accepting applications for admission to the special class on

Full

The date by which applicants will be notified of the decision on their application for admission to the special class is

Full

The period within which applicants must confirm acceptance of an offer of admission is

Full

*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

18

The number of places being made available in the special class* catering for children with ASD

We currently have no places in our ASD Classes

 

 

Part 2 - Admissions to the 2020/2021 School YearText Box: Information regarding the admission process for the Intake Group for Junior Infants/Special Class for 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______17_______

Breakdown of places allocated for the 20/21 school year:

Number of places available:

20 Juniors and 6 ASD

Number of applications received:

11 Juniors and 6 ASD

Number of Offers made and accepted under each criteria:

11 for Juniors and 6 ASD

Total number of offers made

17

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

N/A

 

 

Contact

St. Fintan's B.N.S. Newline Road,
Mountrath,
Co. Laois
(057) 8732372 saintfintansbns@gmail.com