Information for Parents

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List of PPTC schools which will be acting as Assessment Centres for 2021-22 (click)

 

The Documents outlined below apply to the Registration Process for the 2021-22 PPTC Entrance Assessment and are contained in the Registration Pack.

 

PPTC Registration Pack List and Timetable 2021-22 (click)

This lists all the documents in the registration pack and the timetable of the key dates.

PPTC Entrance Assessment Registration Form 2021-22 (click)

This should be completed and returned to the school which you nominate as Assessment Centre 1 by 2.00pm on Friday 24th September 2021.

PPTC Entrance Assessment Registration Form Guidance Notes 2021-22 (click)

 These will assist in the completion of the Registration Form and other documents. They also contains details of all 21 PPTC Assessment Centres.

Details of the PPTC Entrance Assessment 2021-22 including format and specification (click)

  This provides key information about the actual Entrance Assessment

 PPTC Entrance Assessment 2021-22 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) (click)

These are answers to some of the questions you may have. If they do not cover all of your queries, please contact the nearest PPTC Centre.

PPTC Access Arrangements Policy 2021-22 (click)

 You should consult this policy if you are applying for Access Arrangements for your child.

PPTC Access Arrangements Form AA1 2021-22 (click)

 This should be completed if you are claiming Access Arrangements for your child (see Guidance Notes).

PPTC Access Arrangements Form AA2  (Medical Information) 2021-22 (click)

 This should be completed by your child’s General Practitioner or Medical Consultant in support of a claim for Access Arrangements in relation to a medical condition.

PPTC Access Arrangements Form AA3 (Special Educational Needs) 2021-22 (click)

 This should be completed by a suitably qualified person in support of a claim for Access Arrangements.


 

Familiarisation Documents 

 

Sample English Assessment Familiarisation Booklet 2021-22 (click)

This is a sample of the format and type of questions being used in the English Assessment paper.

Sample English Answer Sheet 2021-22 (click)

This is a sample answer sheet for the English Assessment paper.

Sample Mathematics Assessment Familiarisation Booklet 2021-22 (click)

This is a sample of the format and type of questions being used in the Mathematics Assessment paper.

Sample Mathematics Answer Sheet 2021-22 (click)

This is a sample answer sheet for the Mathematics Assessment paper.

 

Sample Gaelige Assessment Familiarisation Booklet 2021-22 (available by 25/6/21)

This is a sample of the format and type of questions being used in the Gaeilge Assessment paper.

Sample Gaelige Answer Sheet 2021-22 (click)

This is a sample answer sheet for the Gaeilge Assessment paper.

Sample Mathematics (Gaelige) Assessment Familiarisation Booklet 2021-22 (click)

This is a sample of the format and type of questions being used in the Mathematics (Gaeilge) Assessment paper.

Sample Mathematics (Gaelige) Answer Sheet 2021-22 (click)

This is a sample answer sheet for the Mathematics (Gaeilge) Assessment paper.