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# catholic schools

Last year
Number of students at multi-denominational secondary schools exceeds Catholic schools for first time
All time
Poll: Would you support an opt in approach to sacraments in Catholic schools?
'Catholic schools are the most sought after in their area, by families of all faiths and none'
Jonathan Tiernan
Parents in these 16 areas to be surveyed over demand for non-denominational schools
'All the children that live in our building got places in local schools - our daughter didn't'
Admission fees, waiting lists and explicit discrimination to be banned in schools, says Minister for Education
"Schools are not data-processing centres": Irish bishops want 'balance' in discrimination debate
Senators seek to close loophole that may aid forced marriages
Primary schools in 23 towns to change patronage following survey
Religious rule should be abolished and schools transferred from Church patronage
Column: Children shouldn’t be forced into Catholic schools
John Holohan
Ruairi Quinn plans forum on transferring schools out of Catholic patronage