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Rathfriland High School welcomes admissions from prospective pupils for the 2023-24 academic year. The school's admission criteria are detailed below, providing details for parents and pupils applying for a place in Year 8 and procedures for applying for a place in Years 9-12.

Please note that the admissions process for the 2023-24 academic year is via an online portal. The portal opens on 1st February 2023 at 12 noon and closes on 23rd February 2023 at 4pm. You should receive details from your child's primary school and further information is available from the Education Authority website here.

Prospective pupils and parents are invited to visit the school on 'Open evening', which takes place on 25th January (Principal's Address 7pm). A copy of the School Prospectus can be obtained digitally from our website or in printed form by contacting the school office.

Pupils and Parents can also view a 'Virtual Tour' of the school on our website or here.

Please do not hesitate to contact the school if you require further information.