Drogheda Grammar School



 Drogheda Grammar School Admissions Policy can be viewed by clicking this link Admissions Policy of Drogheda Grammar School 2020 

The Application Form for Admission for the 2023/24 school year will be available on the school website from October 3rd 2022.

 Note: Application Forms will only be available from October 3rd to October 24th inclusive.

Application and Decision Dates for admission to 1st Year for 2023/24

  • The school will commence accepting applications for admission on: Monday October 3rd 2022.
  • The school will cease accepting applications for admission on:  Monday, October 24th  2022 at 4:00pm.
  • Applicants will be notified in writing/email of the decision on their application by 14th, November 2022.
  • Applicants must confirm acceptance of an offer of admission before the deadline date on your letter of offer.
  • Failure by an applicant to accept an offer by the offer letter date may result in the offer being withdrawn.

The number of places being made available in the 2023/24 school year

The number of places being made available in 1st year is: 92

The number of places for 1st year that were offered and accepted prior to the coming into operation of section 62 of the Education (Admission to Schools) Act 2018 on 1 February 2020 is:  N/A as process 1 currently underway. 

The breakdown of applications in the previous application year.

The total number of applications for admission received by the school for admission in 1st year in the 2022/23 school year was as follows:

  • Number of places available: 92
  • Number of applications received: 218

Number of offers made and accepted under each process –

  • Process 1 = 33
  • Process 2 = 59