Knockbreda Nursery offers full time places (School hours are 8.30am - 1.00pm) and the Hub Club extended provision from 1.00pm to 3.00pm for pupils during term time.  Our next Open Days will take place 0n 23rd November 2019 and 23rd January 2020 (please refer to the school calendar) and we will be delighted to show you around our school and answer any queries.


Applications for the admission of children for 2020/2021 school year will be taken in line with the process for admissions from the Department of Education.

The entry criteria for admissions to Knockbreda Nursery School is available in our school prospectus. Our checklist to assist you when submitting your application is here For those applications that are initially unsuccessful, the school operates a waiting list policy, which can be accessed here.



Important information about the 2020 admissions procedure:

From September 2019 entry, the Education Authority introduced a new online application process. Information in relation to the process is published by the Education Authority on their website.

The online portal will be open for applications from Tuesday 07 January 2020 at 12noon until 12noon on Thursday 30 January 2020. Supporting documentation must to be provided to the setting selected as first choice on or before 12 noon on Friday 07 February 2019.

EA digital Admissions guidance link here.

EA digital Admissions video demonstration can be found here:

The Knockbreda Nursery School Office will be open for receipt of supporting documentation during the application period between the hours of 9.30am - 12.30pm only. Documentation will be recorded, photocopied and returned. Please note that documentation cannot be accepted outside of these hours.




Open Day: November 2018

Open Afternoon: December 2018