If your child is starting pre-school or primary school in September 2020, you can apply online between Tuesday 7 January 2020 and 12.00 noon on Thursday 30 January 2020. Please note that places are not allocated on a first come, first served basis and applications will only be considered after the closing date. Further information is available on the EA website under the Admissions section at - https://www.eani.org.uk/parents/admissions
You are warmly invited to attend our open days on Monday 9th December 2019 10.15am - 11.15am and Saturday 4th January 2020 10.00am - 11.30am.
Come along and view our accredited preschool, our purpose built classroom, four outdoor learning spaces and the staff.
We are also able to offer wrap around care for your child if needed including breakfast, lunch and afternoon clubs.
If you cannot attend the open days and would like a viewing, please contact us to arrange an appointment. You can contact us via email firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone 02892 670988.
The Education Authority online portal for applications opens on Tuesday 7th January 2020.
We look forward to welcoming you to Jolly Pirates Preschool.
If you have been offered a place and have a child starting Jolly Pirates in September 2019, please see the information below.
The parent/guardian information evening will take place on Tuesday 25th June from 6.15pm – 7.00pm. On this evening, you will find out more about Jolly Pirates, receive your information pack, policy pack, term dates, and have the opportunity to speak to staff about your child. You will also have an opportunity see samples of the Jolly Pirates uniform and details on how to order.
This information session is for parents only to attend as important information will be discussed. On the night a date will be provided for the play & stay session which your child can attend towards the end of August.
We are looking forward to our information evening, please confirm via email email@example.com or telephone 02892 670988 to confirm your attendance.
Letters of offer for stage 1 applications are to be received today by parents/guardians on Friday 10th May 2019.
If you have received a letter from the Education Authority stating you have not received a place and can select further preferences at stage 2, Jolly Pirates can offer more funded places for September 2019. If you want further information on a funded place for September 2019, please contact us via email firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone 02892 670988.
Dear Parents/ Guardians,
Please click on the download link below to download the Jolly Pirates Pre-school Key Information guide on making an application.
In addition the Education Authority have produced guidance documents for parents/ guardians applying for Pre-school and Primary school places. Please visit https://www.eani.org.uk/parents/admissions
You can scroll down and click on the PDF download options which will take you through how to apply. We recommend you read these carefully before applying.
If your child is starting pre-school or primary school in September 2019, you can apply for their place online for Wednesday 2nd January 2019. The closing date and time for pre-school and primary one applications will be 12.00 midnight on Thursday 31st January 2019. The post primary school admissions process for the September 2019 intake will remain the same as in previous years. Further information is available on the EA website under the Admissions section at - https://www.eani.org.uk/parents/admissions
Below is a guidance document the Education Authority have produced for parents in relation to using the parent portal for digital admissions. Please download and read this document carefully to assist you in completing your application. The Education Authority is scheduled to put the pre-school and primary school criteria live on their website on 14th December. We will upload our criteria also on the news section of our website.
Please click the link below to view our open day information, taking place on Wednesday 5th December 2018 and Saturday 5th January 2019.
⭐Open day information for September 2019 intake. ⭐
Is your child going to be starting their Nursery school/ Pre-school year in September 2019? Jolly Pirates Pre-school warmly invites you to come and view our facilities during our open days on Wednesday 5th December 11.00am - 12.00pm and Saturday 5th January 2019 10.00am - 11.30am.
If these dates and times do not suit, please contact us to arrange an alternative viewing time. Jolly Pirates Pre-school is an accredited Pre-school under the Education Authority and offer funded places following the Northern Ireland Pre-school Curriculum.
As you may be aware the Education Authority are moving applications to an online system for September 2019 intake. This will open on Wednesday 2nd January 2019 and remain open until Thursday 31st January 2019. With the new system you can add and change preferences right up until the closing date, applications to all Nursery schools and Pre-schools are not prioritised on a date/time submitted basis during these dates. We will provide more information on the application process during our open days and on our Facebook page and website. You can view our website on www.jollypiratespreschool.co.uk
Jolly Pirates Pre-school can also provide additional wrap around options for your child if needed, this includes breakfast clubs, lunch clubs, afternoon clubs or full time wrap around can be arranged.
We hope to see parents and children during our open days, so come along and view our purpose built classroom facilities, four outdoor learning spaces including our forest and our additional sensory room and role play room. There is lots to see and do, we look forward to meeting you soon.
If you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact us via email - email@example.com or by phone on 02892 670988 or you can send a message through our Facebook page. Our criteria will be available to view in due course once published by the Education Authority.
The Education Authority application deadline for September 2018 funded places is Wednesday 10th January 2018 by 12 noon.
Jolly Pirates Application Process - Opening Wednesday 29th November 2017 for September 2018 funded places
Jolly Pirates Pre-school are now able to offer applications for our funded places for September 2018 - June 2019.
Is your child born between 2nd July 2014 and 1st July 2015? If the answer is yes, your child is entitled to a free funded pre-school place next year.
We offer two Jolly Pirates sessions, a morning session and an afternoon session. Each session lasts 2 and a half hours, Monday to Friday (term time) and is a free funded place under the Education Authority South Eastern Region (previously known as the South Eastern Education and Library Board).
Wrap around care packages including breakfast clubs, lunch clubs and full day wrap around is available through Jolly Rodgers Day Nursery.
Please call into Jolly Pirates Pre-school to receive an application form. This form must be returned by Wednesday 10th January 2018 no later than 12 noon.
Please see the poster below for our open day/evening. We look forward to meeting you there.
For any further information please contact Sarah (Jolly Pirates Leader) on 02892 670988 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jolly Pirates Pre-School