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The Closing Date for Incoming Junior Infants 2023 is Friday 28th October 2022 at 12 Noon.


We would like to bring to your attention the closing date for receipt of applications for Junior Infants 2023 in St. Colmcille’s Junior National School is 12 noon on Friday 28th October 2022.


Applications received after this date will be treated as late applicants in line with the Admissions Policy and will be placed on a waiting list for cancellations.


Enrolment forms are available from the Junior School office, on our school website or by emailing


Families newly resident in Knocklyon should apply early for primary and secondary school places.


There is no need to resubmit a new application for 2023 inclusive if you have already done so.



Due to the planned commencement of the Education (Admissions to Schools) Act, 2018, St. Colmcille’s J.N.S. will not accept pre-enrolment applications for children enrolling from 2024 onwards.  The new Admissions Policy will come into effect at this stage, this policy can be viewed below.


Further updates will be added to the website when available.

Knocklyon Parish Catchment Area