Skip to content

For the latest service updates relating to coronavirus visit our coronavirus information web page.

Live chat is available Monday to Friday between 8.45am and 4.45pm (except public holidays).

School admissions

Starting primary school

You can apply for primary 1 once a year for the new session starting in August.

A child should start school if they turn 5 between 1 March of that year and last day of February the following year.

For example if you child turns 5 between 1 March 2019 and 28 February 2020 they should start in August 2019.

Early entry to primary school

You can also apply if your child turns 5 after the last day in February.

You need to contact us to discuss this.