Admission Notice


Bishop Foley NS

Annual Admission Notice

In respect of admissions to the 2022/2023 school year

Admission Policy and Application Form

A copy of the school’s Admission Policy and the Application Form for Admission for the 2021/22  is available as follows: –

To download at:

On request: By emailing  or writing to The Principal, Bishop Foley NS, Station Rd, Carlow, R93 P825

Part 1 – Admissions to the 2022/23 school year


Application and Decision Dates for admission to 2022/23

The following are the dates applicable for admission to Second Class


The school will commence accepting applications for admission on May 6th
The school shall cease accepting applications for admission on June 7th
The date by which applicants will be notified of the decision on their application is June 30th
The period within which applicants must confirm acceptance of an offer of admission is July 8th


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


*Failure to accept an offer within the prescribed period above may result in the offer being withdrawn


Number of Places being made Available in :   2022/23


The number of places being made available in second class 52


Part 2 – Admissions to the 2021/22 School Year

Information regarding the admission process for the Intake Group for Second Class for the 2021/22 school year



In respect of the 2021/22 school year, the total number of applications for admission received by the school was 27.


Breakdown of places allocated for the 2021/22 school year:
Number of places available: 54
Number of applications received: 27
Number of Offers made and accepted under each criteria: 27
Total number of offers made 27
Number of names placed on waiting list for the school year concerned. None