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St Mary's Primary School, Ballygawley

Apply for P1

Dear Prospective Parent,

Thank you for taking the time to visit our school website. All applications for admissions to Primary School in September 2022 will now be carried out through an online portal.

Parents can click on the link below to access the portal. 

Mr Damian Cullen  

To Apply Online Click Here

Admissions 2022/23

If your child was born between 2 July 2017 and 1 July 2018 then parents/guardians will need to apply for a Primary 1 place for September 2022 when the Citizen Portal opens in January 2022.

The Citizen Portal for online applications opens at 12.00 noon on 10 January 2022 and closes at 12.00 noon on 28 January 2022 for September 2022 admissions.

The Admissions Criteria will be published online on Friday, 17 December 2021 along with guidance on how to complete your application.

The Admissions Helpdesk 028 9598 5595 will be available for digital assistance.


Parents will have the opportunity to amend their submitted application until the closing date. 

For admission to the forthcoming academic year, parents will continue to provide your child’s birth certificate and any other verifying documents stipulated in admission criteria directly to the first preference provider/school.

The link below will explain how to go about the application process.

If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact the school either by email or phone.

Kind regards

Damian Cullen

Principal St Mary’s Primary School Ballygawley