Admissions Criteria


ADMISSIONS CRITERIA FOR ENTRY OF PUPILS TO YEARS 9 - 12 IN SEPTEMBER 2020

Where the number of applications for admission to the school exceeds the admission number, the following criteria shall apply in the order set down.

1. A girl whose sister attends Ashfield Girls' High School at the time of application. (This information must be indicated on the Transfer Form noting the name of sister and dates of attendance).

2. A girl whose sister attended Ashfield Girls' High School and whose family still live within 2.5 miles of the school. The sister must not attend any other post primary school at the time of application. (This information must be indicated on the Transfer Form noting the name of sister and dates of attendance).

3. A pupil who is the FIRST GIRL of the family to transfer to a non-selective secondary school. (This MUST be indicated on the Transfer Form).

4. A girl who lives closest to the main entrance of the school (Holywood Road), as determined by a straight line measurement on an Ordnance Survey Map.

Applications and Admissions

Year Number of
Admissions
Total Applications
All Preferences
Total
Admission
2017/18 113 187 117*
2018/19 113 192 130*
2019/20 113 192 130*

*1 Admitted through ECB and 3 admitted through Appeal Board in 2017.
*1 Admitted through ECB and 12 admitted through additional places granted in 2018.
*1 Admitted through ECB and 12 admitted through additional places granted in 2019.


Application Form for Years 9 - 12 Admission