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For September 2016 admissions onwards, the Education Authority will no longer produce a hard copy of an admissions information booklet for each parent.

Information on admission to Pre-School, Primary School and Post-Primary School in September 2016 is now available on the Education Authority website.  Please click here to go to the relevant section. 

Application forms for Pre-School and Primary School will soon be available from local pre-schools and primary schools or can be downloaded from the Education Authority website. 

Children transferring to Post-Primary School in September 2016  will be provided with an application form known as a Transfer Form by their primary school early in the New Year.

Hard copy reference admissions information booklets will also soon be available in pre-schools and primary schools.



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The Southern Education and Library Board (the ‘Board’) was established as part of Local Government reorganisation in 1973 and is the largest of the five area Boards. The Board's principle functions are the provision of education and youth services to the District Council areas of Armagh, Banbridge, Cookstown, Craigavon, Dungannon & South Tyrone and Newry & Mourne. It spans 1,450 square miles with a total population of approximately 390,300 including 75,767 pupils.


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