Friday, 6 September 2019

Questions (317)

Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire


317. Deputy Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire asked the Minister for Education and Skills the number of students at primary and post primary level enrolled for the school year 2019/2020. [35242/19]

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Written answers (Question to Education)

Enrolments for 2019/20 are not yet available, below are projected enrolments for 2019/20.

Actual enrolment figures will be available in January 2020. 

The projected enrolment figures for September 2019 are:

Primary Level - 566,220

Post-Primary Level - 369,673

Projections are published by the Department in the report titled ‘Projections of Full-Time Enrolment Primary and Second level, 2018-2036’.

These reports can be found on the Department of Education website at 

* Figures at primary level figures include both mainstream and special schools.