Holy Cross Mercy 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 is available as follows:

To download at: www.mercyholycross.ie

On request:By emailing or writing to: Holy Cross Mercy School, New Road, Killarney, Co.Kerry.

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 Junior Infants

The school will commence accepting applications for admission on   1stOctober 2022
The school shall cease accepting applications for admission on  30thSeptember 2023
The date by which applicants will be notified of the decision on their application is  the first week of May 2023  or within 3 weeks of the application date for late applications May 2023
The period within which applicants must confirm acceptance of an offer of admission is 1 week 

*Failure to accept an offer within the prescribed period above may result in the offer being withdrawn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

Special Class Application and Decision Dates for admission to 2022/2023

The following are the dates applicable for admission to the school’s Special Class which caters for children with [insert details of category/categories of SEN catered for in the class] -The school will commence accepting applications for admission to the special class on   October 1st 2022
The school shall cease accepting applications for admission to the special class on 30th June 2023
The date by which applicants will be notified of the decision on their application for admission to the special class is 30th June 2023
The period within which applicants must confirm acceptance of an offer of admission is 1 Week

*Failure to accept an offer within the prescribed period above may result in the offer being withdrawn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 60
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 being made available in the 4 special classes catering for children with Autism is 24 between our 1 Early Intervention Autism Class and the 3  Junior Autism Classes

                                                                                      

6

6

6

6

 

 

 

(*Note: If school has a number of classes that cater for different categories of SEN, details of the numbers of places for each SEN class must be provided)