Skerries Community College

Enrolment Procedures

Please read our Admissions Policy and Policy of Enrolment in conjunction with the procedures outlined below.

  • Applications Forms are forwarded to parents on request.
  • Applications are accepted for children of any age
  • On receipt of an application form it is filed according to the year of entry stated on the Application Form.
  • The deadline for receipt of applications is the second Friday in October prior to the year of entry.
  • An Open Evening will be held before the closing date and 5th class students will be invited.
  • Places are offered in accordance with our Policy of Enrolment beginning on the second Friday in October.
  • A Registration Package is forwarded to the successful applicants and the registration package must be returned by a specified date in order to complete registration.
  • A lottery takes place amongst the remaining applicants to create a waiting list. Places, when and if available, will be offered according to this waiting list.
  • In January a letter confirming registration is forwarded to all students who have been offered and accepted a place, together with a booklet of subject choices, a subject choice form and a timetable for the Assessment tests.
  • The Assessment Tests are held in early February.
  • In May the Parents Association host a Social Evening for parents of incoming First Year students.
  • In June information on classes, subjects, booklists, calendar etc. are forwarded to parents.