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Pre-School and Primary One Admissions for September 2017

Pre-School and Primary One Admissions for September 2017

Stage One of the pre-school admissions process ended on 27 April 2017. At this date a total of 22,066 (97.0%) children were placed, with 88.0% offered a place at their first preference setting. Stage Two of the pre-school process commenced on 28 April 2017 and ends on 9 June 2017. Information on the Stage Two process is available to parents at www.eani.org.uk/admissions.  

The primary one admissions process ended on 27 April 2017. At this date a total of 24,008 (99.25%) children were placed, with 97.0% offered a place at their first preference school. 

Parents who were unsuccessful in obtaining a pre-school place at the end of stage one or a primary one place for their child have received notification from the Education Authority (EA) advising that they can nominate further preferences. A list of providers/schools that may have places available can be found on the EA website at www.eani.org.uk/admissions.

Parents should be mindful of the admissions process deadline dates which are outlined within all communications from EA.

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