Admission Notice

Written by Nicola McCarthy

3 November 2020

Scoil Cholmcille Newtowncunningham


in respect of admissions to the 2021/22 school year

Admission Policy and Application Form

A copy of the school’s Admission Policy and the Application Form for Admission for the 2021/22 is available as follows: –

On request: By emailing or writing to: Scoil Cholmcille, Newtowncunningham, Lifford, Donegal, F93 WN51

PART 1 – Admissions to the 2021/22school year

Application and Decision Dates for admission to 2021/22

The following are the dates applicable for admission to Junior Infants.

The school will commence accepting  applications for admission on  

December 1st  

The school shall cease accepting  applications for admission on 

April 30th 

The date by which applicants will be  notified of the decision on their application is    

May 21st 

The period within which applicants  must confirm acceptance of an offer of admission is

2 weeks

*Failure to accept an offer within the prescribed period above may result in the offer being withdrawn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

Number of places being made available in 2021/22. 

The number of places being made  available in junior infants is


The number of residential places is  (boarding schools only)

The number of non-residential places  is (boarding schools only)

The number of places being made  available in the special class