Carnmoney Primary School

Post Primary Transfer

School Transfer Information  

Please click on the link below to view the guidance booklet provided by the Department of Education about the process for pupils transferring from primary school to the post primary sector in August 2024.

Guidance: Applying for a Year 8 Post Primary Place - (August 2024)

Advice for Parents of P6 Pupils - Post Primary Transfer Guidance (January 2024)

SEAG NI Test Specification

SEAG NI Test Format

Key Dates for pupils transferring to Year 8 in 2024.

Date

Activity

Thursday 11 January 2024

Admissions criteria for Post Primary Schools published on the EA website.

Tuesday 30 January 2024 - at 12 noon

EA Connect opens for online applications for Post Primary.

Thursday 22 February 2024 - at 12 noon

EA Connect closes for online applications for Post Primary.

Monday 4 March 2024 – by 4pm

Final date for late paper applications.

Saturday 18 May 2024

Parents/carers will receive application outcome via email (where one is held) or by letter.

APPLYING FOR A YEAR 8 PLACE IN 2024

EA Admissions Guidance including video link

For more information about how to apply for a Year 8 place refer to the Education Authority's website.

www.eani.org.uk

To apply for a Year 8 place parents/carers must create an EA Connect account.  

EA Connect Guidance

ADMISSIONS' CRITERIA FOR POST PRIMARY SCHOOLS 2024/25

The admissions' criteria for schools can be viewed by clicking on the link below. Type in the search bar the name of the school information is required for.

https://www.eani.org.uk/parents/admissions/search-admissions-criteria

Below are quick links to the main schools our P7 pupils transfer to each year.

Abbey Community

Ballyclare High

Ballyclare Secondary

Belfast High

Belfast Royal Academy

Carrickfergus Academy

Carrickfergus Grammar

Hazelwood Integrated

Integrated College Glengormley

RBAI

Ulidia Integrated College