Admissions Policy

Our Admissions Policy;

  • Outlines how decisions are made in relation to applications for a place in our school.
  • Was formulated and ratified by our Board of Management, following consultation with our Parents’ Association and our teaching staff. It has been approved by our Trustees, the Loreto Education Trust.
  • Is subject to change (without prior notice) and is reviewed on an annual basis by our Board of Management.

Key dates for enrolment in our 1st Year class 2018/2019:

  • Application form published – mid-September (at least three weeks before the closing date for applications)
  • Loreto open night – 6.30pm, 25th of September 2017
  • Closing date for receipt of applications – 12th of October 2017
  • Offers posted – 13th of October 2017
  • Closing date for the acceptance of offered places – 20th of October 2017

If you wish to apply for a place for your daughter in any other year (i.e. if she wishes to transfer from another second-level school), please;

  • Download a copy of our application form for students transferring from another second-level school (on this page) or contact the school office to have a copy posted to you.
  • Read our current Admissions Policy.
  • Submit your completed application form to the school office.  Please include a copy of your daughter’s most recent school report with her application and a cover-letter explaining why it is in your daughter’s interests to transfer.

Links to the following documents can be found on this page.

  • Current Admissions Policy
  • Application Form - 1st Year 2018
  • Application Form - to transfer from another second-level school - this form is to be used if you wish to apply for a place for your daughter who is already enrolled in another second-level school.

Admissions Policy


1st Year Application


2nd to 6th Year Application