a) The school is open to all children with a connection to a Parish Community. A preference card, signed by a Priest which acknowledges that one of the below criteria is met, must be received by the school for each child wishing to
The criteria for the preference card is as follows:
The child has been baptized or is being prepared for baptism in the Catholic Church.
The child's parents/guardians have already allowed one or more of its siblings to be baptized in the Catholic faith.
At least one parent/guardian is a Catholic and although their child has not yet been baptized, the child's participation in the life of the school could lead to the parents having the child baptized.
With the agreement of the child's parents/guardian, a grandparent or other significant adult in the child's life, such as an aunt, uncle or godparent, undertakes to support the child's formation in the faith and practices of the Catholic Church.
One or both of the child's
nonCatholic parents/guardians is preparing to become a Catholic
b) Once a Preference Card has been obtained, an
a) Up to 48 children with non-preference status may be on the school roll.
b) Parents are able to place their child's name on the waiting list at any time. Children will be offered placement as vacancies occur, and in accordance with the school's policy.
We encourage parents to