Loreto Abbey Secondary School Dalkey


We recommend that you read the procedure for Admissions to Loreto Abbey Dalkey outlined in our Admission Policy available here. This policy should be read in conjunction with the Admission Notice which contains relevant dates and timelines for the Admission process. The Admission Notice is available here.

Admissions 2024

If you have completed a Statement of Interest form for your daughter for First Year 2024, an Application Form has been posted to your address. Please contact Admissions if you did not receive this pack.

The Application Form for First Year 2024 is available to download here.

The key dates pertaining to applications for First Year 2024 are provided below for your information:


The school will commence accepting applications for admission on 2nd October 2023 @ 9am


The school will cease accepting applications for admission on 23rd October 2023 by 4pm


Applicants will be notified in writing of the decision on their application by 13th November 2023


Applicants must confirm acceptance of an offer of admission in writing together with a non-refundable deposit of €1,000 by 27th November 2023 by 5pm

Criteria for Admissions

A summary of criteria for enrolment procedures for offering places is available here.

Admissions 2023

All places for First Year 2023 have been allocated and a waiting list is in operation.

Admissions for Other Academic Years

If you are interested in applying to Loreto Abbey for another academic year please complete a Statement of Interest Form available here and return it to the school.

Additional Information

You may be interested in viewing the following:

Loreto Abbey Dalkey Prospectus which is available here

A Virtual Tour of the School is available by clicking here

Please contact Annemarie Dillon (Admission Secretary) by email at annemarie.dillon@loretoabbeydalkey.ie or by phone 01 271 8922 if you have any questions about the process or require further information.

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