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# enrolment - Thursday 27 December, 2018

Almost 4% increase in children enrolled in multi-denominational schools

Education Minister Joe McHugh said the figures reflect the changes taking place in the patronage of Irish schools.

# enrolment - Thursday 5 June, 2014

There will be 70,000 more primary school children by 2019

But the Department of Education says that it is ready to handle the newcomers.

# enrolment - Monday 2 September, 2013

Schools face ban on charging admission fees or interviewing parents on enrolment

Minister Ruairí Quinn hopes the legislation will lead to a fairer system and cut down on court cases over school admissions.

# enrolment - Wednesday 24 April, 2013

Poll: Should schools introduce 'CAO-style' admission? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should schools introduce 'CAO-style' admission?

The Irish Primary Principals’ Network has proposed the idea, saying that parents could rank their school choices similar to how the CAO form is organised.

Principals want 'CAO-style' admissions for primary and secondary schools

Both primary and secondary schools would have an online ‘preference’ system under the plans from primary principals.

# enrolment - Monday 13 June, 2011

Changes to school enrolment procedures proposed

The Minister for Education has published a discussion document containing proposals that would ban school administration practices that disadvantage some children.