New Admission Policy for St Joseph’s BNS


New requirements apply to the enrolment of pupils for the 2021/2022 and subsequent school years.

Applications for Junior Infants 2021 need to be submitted within the dates listed below. If an application was already sent in, you will need to resubmit a new application during the timeframe below.

Our application form for Junior Infants September 2021 will be available from the 2nd of October, 2020.

The new Admission Policy is available here:  link here

St Joseph’s BNS


(Link to document here)

in respect of admissions to the 2021/2022 school year

Admission Policy and Application Form

A copy of the school’s Admission Policy and the Application Form for Admission for 2021/2022 is available as follows:

To download from  here

On request: By emailing or writing to:


St Joseph’s BNS

Terenure Rd East

Dublin 6

D06 ED86

 PART 1 – Admissions to the 2021/2022 school year


Application and Decision Dates for admission to 2021/2022 school year:

The following are the dates applicable for admission to Junior Infants


The school will commence accepting applications for admission on



5th, 2020

The school shall cease accepting applications for admission on



13th, 2020

The date by which applicants will be notified of the decision on their application is



30th, 2020

The period within which applicants must confirm acceptance of an offer of admission is December

7th, 2020


*Failure to accept an offer within the prescribed period above may result in the offer being withdrawn

Note: the school will consider and issue decisions on late applications in accordance with the school’s admission policy.


Number of places being made available in 2021/2022


The number of places being made available in junior infants is 54


St Joseph’s BNS had made one offer of school placement for September 2021 which had been accepted prior to the commencement of Section 62 of the Education (Admission to Schools) 2018 on 1 February 2020. The number of those places offered and accepted for junior infants 2021 is:  1