Admissions & Policies

Enrolling your Child

To apply for a place in this school you need to:

  • Read our Admission Statement (The admission statement for School of the Divine Child will be published on this website on or before 5th October 2020)
  • Read our Admission Policy
  • Download the Enrolment Application Form, complete and send back to us accompanied by reports (Multidisciplinary, Psychology, Medical and SLT)

Children attending Enable Ireland Services are automatically eligible for entry to School of the Divine Child. Children in other services are welcome in the School. However, parents must make a separate application to Enable Ireland for nurse support. We are happy to assist parents with this application.

Parents are welcome to to visit the school. Appointments can be made by tel. 021-4291804 or by using the contact us page.

Our Policies & Guides

The School of the Divine Child has an active Parent’s Association.

Parents/ Grandparents are welcome to join our monthly tea/coffee club where all sorts of discussions take place!

Frequently Asked Questions

Covid-19 Information

Please see our latest post here

Enrolment - Do you operate a waiting list?

No, the School of the Divine Child does not operate a waiting list. However, if you wish to visit the School you are welcome to do so and find out more even if you are not looking for a school place for a child for a year or two. We remind you that we are predominantly a school for children with physical disabilities but we also enrol children with significant medical needs. See our Admissions Policy for more information.

What about secondary school?

The School of the Divine Child is a primary and second level school.  However, pupils are given the opportunity to move to other schools -special and mainstream.

What colour is the uniform?

We suggest a navy tracksuit with a light blue polo shirt but it is not compulsory to wear a uniform.

I wonder will my child get a taxi going to School?

Please see our policy on Transport to Lavanagh School