Thank you for your interest in our learning community. 

Our Admissions Policy is aligned to the requirements set out in the Education (Admission to Schools) Act, 2018.  The policy lays out procedures related to admissions for the school. 

The Admissions Notice for the 2024-2025 school year is now posted.  It summarises the key dates for the admissions process. 

The admissions period for the 2024-2025 school year is now open.  Please complete the online form found below.  The closing date for receipt of applications is 12th January 2024 for Junior Infants and 1st March 2024 for all other classes.  Applications received after this time will be considered late applications.

Please contact the school if you would like to arrange an appointment to visit the school and meet the principal.  You are also invited to attend an Open Evening on Thursday, 23rd November from 18.30-19.30 at the school.

Knocknacarra Educate Together National School no longer accepts pre-enrolment application forms for future years, but those submitted previously will be honoured.  If you are interested in being contacted when the enrolment process for 2025 and beyond is open, please complete this Expression of Interest Form.  

If you are interested in securing a place for your child in the current 2023-2024 academic year or you have any questions regarding enrolment, please contact the school directly by emailing

Application for Admission (2024-2025 Academic Year)
Because of requirements in the implementation of the Admissions Bill, only applications for Autumn 2024 can be accepted at this time. Please complete an Expression of Interest Form ( to be notified when applications for enrolment are opened for subsequent years. If you are interested in a place immediately, please contact the school.
Please provide this information for applications for Senior Infants and above.
Please add any additional information relevant to your child’s application including information about any additional educational needs.