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Within the context of current legislation, the DES regulations, the rights of the Patron and the resources available, the College supports the principles of inclusiveness, equality of access and participation in the school and parental choice.
No applicant is discriminated against on the grounds of disability.
Preliminary applications for entry to First Year should reach the College on or before 1st September in the year before the boy starts secondary school.
It should be noted that, by long-
There is no waiting list for First Year admission, so it is of no advantage to have
applied earlier than other applicants: Gonzaga does not operate a first-
(B) Information Evening
The parent(s)/guardian(s) of all applicants are invited to the Information Evening in the College in September (by mail to the last address advised to the College). At this meeting the ethos of the school is outlined and all relevant information is made available to parents.
At this meeting all parents are also provided with a pack containing more detailed final application forms. These forms request details of the applicant’s family, primary schooling and expectations of Gonzaga.
Parents are also requested to obtain a confidential reference from the Principal
of the applicant’s Primary School. (Where Primary School Principals are unhappy to
provide this reference, the non-
Final application forms, with any supporting documentation, should be returned as soon as possible but in any event not later than October 31st, which will be considered as the official date of application in terms of the Education Act.
Applications received after October 31st will not be entertained.
Unsuccessful applicants at this stage will receive notice within 21 days of October 31st.
Preliminary Application for Admission to
Application for Admission to other Years
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