Dundonald Primary School 'Together we...Inspire, Believe, Achieve'



If you would like your child to attend our school, please see full details of our admission arrangements below. Contact the School Office on 02890482680 to arrange a visit and to see for yourself why generations of families have chosen Dundonald Primary School for their child's nursery and primary education. The Principal or the Vice-Principal will be delighted to give you a tour of the school and you can experience the day to day life of DPS. For more information on admissions, please visit



Criteria for admission to Nursery



The Nursery Unit will be open 3.30pm to 4.00pm from Monday 4 December to Friday 8 December 2017. You are invited to come along during this week on a day that suits you. This will provide you and your child with an excellent opportunity to find out about our Nursery provision. If you are unable to attend on any of the dates provided, please contact the school to arrange a visit.


For more information, please find attached our admissions criteria for our Nursery below. 


Criteria for Admission to Primary One


There will be an Open Evening on 6th December 2017 from 7.00pm – 8.00pm with the Principal’s welcome in the School’s Assembly Hall at 7.00pm. This evening will provide an excellent opportunity for you and your child to find out about our Primary school provision. If you are unable to attend on this date, please contact the school and we will be delighted to arrange a suitable time for a visit to see the school in action.


Please see below our P1 Welcome Guide and out full Admissions Criteria. 


Criteria for admission P2-P7



Children can be admitted into these classes only if the total enrolment number has not been reached and if the number of each year group has not exceeded the Department of Education guidelines on permitted class sizes.


The above criteria will be applicable for admission into Y2-Y7 classes.