Circulars from Department of Education and Skills Examination

Discontinuance of Typewriting Examination After 2016 – Circular 61/2014

0061 2014 Discontinuance of Typewriting examination after 2016

Primary Schools

Teacher Allocations and Redeployment Panels in Primary Schools-27th May 2014

The latest position is here.(27th May, 2014)

Circulars from Department of Education and Skills Primary School Finances

Grant Scheme for Minor Works in Primary Schools-0062/2013

DES has issued (on 28th November, 2013) circular letter 0062/2013 dealing with the grant scheme for minor works in primary schools. Click on the link above or here to download.

School Finances Schools

Allocations to Schools for Books-Circular 46/2013

Circular 46/2013-Download here re allocations to schools for books.

Legislation Schools

Draft Admission to Schools Bill to Regulate the Admission of Children to Primary and Post Primary Schools

Draft General Scheme of an Education (Admission to Schools) Bill 2013 Draft Regulations Content of Policy entitled Education Acts 1998 and 2013 Admission Policies of Schools and Related Matters Regulations 2013 Draft Regulations on Admission Process entitled Education Acts 1998 and 2013 Procedures and Timelines for the Admission of Students to Schools and Related Matters […]

Post Primary Schools

Social, Personal and Health Education in Post Primary Schools

New publication (September, 2013) from the DES Looking at Social, Personal and Health Education-Teaching and Learning in Post-Primary Schools  

Circulars from Department of Education and Skills Post Primary Primary Schools

School Vaccination Programme 2013/14

Primary school vaccination programme-circular 0043/2013 Post primary school vaccination programme-circular 0044/2013

Boards of Management Primary School Finances Schools

Primary Grant Calendar 2013-2014

The Primary Grant Calendar for the 2013/14 school year can be downloaded here. Primary Grant Calendar 2013/14

Circulars from Department of Education and Skills Schools

NCSE Guidelines (NCSE 02/13) for Submission of Applications for Resources for 2013/14

NCSE have confirmed 20th of September, 2013 as the closing date for the receipt of a 2nd round of applications for individual resource teaching hours for the 13/14 school year. Read the NCSE guidelines (NCSE 02/13) for the submission of applications for resources for the remainder of the 2013/14 school year. NCSE pupil attendance form-download.

Parents Pupils Schools

Home Tuition Scheme 2013 /2014 – Special Education component-Circular 0006/2013

The Home Tuition Scheme provides for tuition in the home for children who are unable to attend school due to a significant medical condition. The scheme is also available for children with special needs who are unable to attend school due to the non-availability of school placements. In addition children with autism of a pre-school […]