Information for parents, guardians, carers, children and young people.
Information on the procedures for pre-school/school admissions in the school year 2021/2022.
Find out more about the types of schools in Northern Ireland.
NIDirect lists school closures due to severe weather or other unexpected events in Northern Ireland.
Information and guidance for parents, carers and schools to support improved outcomes for children and young people with special educational needs.
Information on school meal provision.
The Getting Ready to Learn programme aims to support pre-school education providers to encourage and develop parental involvement in children's early learning.
Our guide will help you if you wish to apply for a place or transfer your child to another primary or post primary school or to apply in-the current school year
The Intercultural Education Service helps schools to meet the additional educational needs of pupils from our target communities: Traveller; Newcomer; Asylum-Seekers; Refugees and Roma.
Shared education is defined as schools from different sectors working in partnership to provide opportunities for pupils, staff & the community to engage in collaborative and meaningful learning experiences.
This page provides useful resources on support available for parents and families.
A number of publications are available which provide additional information and advice.
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