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The Irish Society's Primary School and Nursery, Coleraine

Prospective Year 1 and Nursery Parents


This page is designed to keep parents up to date with recent changes in Open Enrolment for entry to pre-school and Year 1 in September 2024.

Please take time to read this section:

Additional videos have been added to the Education Authority's website: 

Videos & Presentations | Education Authority Northern Ireland (


Please click on the links below for our entrance criteria (September 2024):

The Irish Society's Primary School 

The Irish Society's Nursery Unit


Key Dates (2024):

Criteria for school and nursery will appear online on - Tuesday 12th December 2023

Online Portal opens on - Tuesday 9th January 2024 at 12.00pm

Online Portal closes on - Friday 26th January 2024 (12.00 noon) - an application will be treated as punctual if received on or before this date 

Supporting documentation to 1st choice school - Wednesday 31st January 2024 by 4.00pm