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# admissions - Thursday 26 March, 2020

Full House actress Lori Loughlin pleads with judge to dismiss charges in college admissions scandal

Desperate Housewives star Felicity Huffman has already pleaded guilty to similar charges.

# admissions - Wednesday 28 June, 2017

'No more baptism barrier': Catholic schools won't use religion as admission criteria, says Bruton

There will still be exceptions in cases of minority schools, the Minister said.

# admissions - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

Here's why Jan O'Sullivan's schools plan could spark a BIG row in government

Analysis: The politics behind today’s news on changes to schools’ admissions policy.

Schools will have to cap the number of past pupils' children they admit

Minister Jan O’Sullivan is due to announce new legislation later today.

# admissions - Monday 2 September, 2013

Schools face ban on charging admission fees or interviewing parents on enrolment

Minister Ruairí Quinn hopes the legislation will lead to a fairer system and cut down on court cases over school admissions.

# admissions - Wednesday 24 April, 2013

Poll: Should schools introduce 'CAO-style' admission? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should schools introduce 'CAO-style' admission?

The Irish Primary Principals’ Network has proposed the idea, saying that parents could rank their school choices similar to how the CAO form is organised.

# admissions - Thursday 7 June, 2012

Top performing hospitals, levels of absenteeism - HSE figures revealed

The latest HSE performance report evaluates hospitals’ discharge and admission rates, as well as response times and lengths of stay.