Admission Policy and Application Form

A copy of the school’s Admission Policy and the Application Form for Admission for the 2023/24 school year is available as follows: 

To download at: https://www.greystoneset.ie/

On request: By emailing contact@greystoneset.ie or writing to: GETNS, Blacklion, Greystones, Co. Wicklow

PART 1 – Admissions to the 2023/2024 school year

Application and Decision Dates for admission to 2023/2024 school year

The following are the dates applicable for admission to Junior Infants

1.       The school will commence accepting applications for admission on Monday 7th November 2022 @ 8.00am
2.       The school shall cease accepting applications for admission on Monday 28th November at 12pm 2022
3.       The date by which applicants will be notified of the decision on their application is    Monday 6th December 2022
4.       The period within which applicants must confirm acceptance of an offer of admission isBetween Monday 6th December 2022 and Monday 20th December 2022 at 12pm

Note: applications made after the 28th November 2022 will be processed as late applications, the school will consider and issue decisions on late applications in accordance with the school’s admission policy.Failure of an applicant to accept an offer by the 22nd December 2022 may result in the offer being withdrawn


Special Class Application and Decision Dates for admission to 2023/2024 school year

The following are the dates applicable for admission to the school’s Special Class which caters for children with Autism.

Note: The figures set out below in relation to the Special Class are subject to change dependent on whether current students in the Special Classes retain their place in the school and whether a student/students transfers into the school after the publication of this Notice.

1.     The school will commence accepting applications for admission to the special class on Monday 7th November 2022 @ 8.00am
2.     The school shall cease accepting applications for admission to the special class onMonday 28th November @12pm 2022
3.     The date by which applicants will be notified of the decision on their application for admission to the special class isMonday 6th December 2022
4.     The period within which applicants must confirm acceptance of an offer of admission isBetween Monday 6th December 2022 and Monday 20th December 2022 at 12pm

Note: applications made after the 28th of November 2022 will be processed as late applications, the school will consider and issue decisions on late applications in accordance with the school’s admission policy.

Failure of an applicant to accept an offer by the 20th of December 2022 may result in the offer being withdrawn. 


Other Year Groups Application and Decision Dates for admission to the 2023/2024 school year

The following are the dates applicable for admission to other year groups (SI to 6th class)

1.       The school will commence accepting applications for admission to other year groups onMonday 7th November 2022 @ 8.00am
2.       The school shall cease accepting applications for admission to other year groups on Monday 28th November at 12pm 2022
3.       The date by which applicants will be notified of the decision on their application is    Monday 6th December 2022
4.       The period within which applicants must confirm acceptance of an offer of admission isBetween Monday 6th December 2022 and Monday 20th December 2022 at 12pm

Note: applications made after the 28th of November 2022 will be processed as late applications, the school will consider and issue decisions on late applications in accordance with the school’s admission policy.

Failure of an applicant to accept an offer by the 20th of December2022 may result in the offer being withdrawn.


Number of places being made available in 2023/2024The figures set out below in relation to the Special Classes are subject to change dependent on whether current students in the Special Classes retain their place in the school and whether a student(s) transfers into the school, or from within the school, after the publication of this Notice

The number of places being made available in Junior infants is60 
The number of places being made available in the special class* catering for children with Autism is3 (at present)