St Brendans College Killarney

 ANNUAL ADMISSION NOTICE   FOR THE SCHOOL YEAR 2024/25 

Copies of the school’s Admission Policy and the Application Form for Admission for the 2024/25 school year are available as follows: –

Download at: www.stbrendanscollege.ie

On request by emailing admin@stbrendanscollege.ie or writing to: Admissions, St Brendan’s College, Killarney, Co. Kerry. V93 FP49

 

1. Application and Decision Dates for admission to 1st Year for 2024/25 

1. 

The school will commence accepting applications for admission on 

Wednesday 25 Oct 2023 

2. 

The school will cease accepting applications for admission on 

Friday 10 Nov 2023 @ 4:00 pm 

3. 

Applicants will be notified in writing of the decision on their application by 

Friday 24 Nov 2023 

4. 

Applicants must confirm acceptance of an offer of admission by 

Monday 11 Dec 2023 @ 4:00 pm 

 

2. Application and Decision Dates admission to ASD/MD class 2024/2025 (subject to sanction by DES) 

1. 

The school will commence accepting applications for admission on 

Wednesday 25 Oct 2023 

2. 

The school will cease accepting applications for admission on 

Friday 10 Nov 2023 @ 4:00 pm 

3. 

Applicants will be notified in writing of the decision on their application by 

Friday 24 Nov 2023 

4. 

Applicants must confirm acceptance of an offer of admission by 

Monday 11 Dec 2023 @ 4:00 pm 

 

3. Number of places being made available in the 2024/25 school year 

The number of places being made available in 1st year is 

144 

The special class catering for students with Autism Spectrum Disorder 

1 

The Multiple Disability class 

0

4. Number of places in 1st year for the 2023/24 school year which were offered and accepted before February 2023 

The number of places for 1st year that were offered and accepted prior to the coming into operation of section 62 of the Education (Admissions to Schools) Act 2018 on 1 February 2020 is none 

138 

5. Breakdown of applications in the previous year 

The total number of applications for admission received by the school for admission in 1st year in the 2022/2023 school year was 196. Breakdown of places allocated for 1st Year for the 2023/24 school year: 

Number of places available 

160 

Number of applications received 

140 

Offers made and accepted under each criteria 

Offers Made 

Offers Accepted 

Brothers 

51 

49 

Sons of staff 

2 

2 

Sons of past pupils 

15 

14 

Brothers of St. Brigid’s students 

21 

21 

Sons of St. Brigid’s staff 

0 

0 

Students from Feeder Schools 

138 

138 

Others 

0 

0 

Late Applicants 

2 

2 

Number of places on waiting list for the school year concerned 

Nil