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#Multi-denominational

# multi-denominational - Monday 23 December, 2019

Enrolments rise in multi-denominational schools, but there's been a very slight decrease in Catholic schools

Almost 940,000 pupils are enrolled in primary and post-primary schools in Ireland.

# multi-denominational - Thursday 4 April, 2019

FactCheck: Do multi-denominational schools not mark Christmas or Easter with events?

It has been claimed that a move away from Catholic patronage in schools means these holidays would no longer be marked with events.

# multi-denominational - Monday 30 January, 2017

New schools plan 'will reflect more diversity in 21st century Ireland'

The government want to have 400 multi-denominational schools in place by 2030.

# multi-denominational - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

Demand from parents leads to four new multi-denominational schools

The four primary schools expected to open in September will run under the patronage of Educate Together.

# multi-denominational - Thursday 28 November, 2013

Educate Together named as patron for five new secondary schools

The multi-denominational education body was appointed for the role in more than half of new schools.

# multi-denominational - Thursday 18 August, 2011

Column: Children shouldn’t be forced into Catholic schools

As the Leaving Cert results sink in, we need to change the school system to give parents real options, writes John Holohan of Educate Together.

# multi-denominational - Wednesday 22 June, 2011

System of school patronage "no longer appropriate"

A forum to diversify how schools are run has opened in Dublin and will hear submissions from education and religious groups.

Poll: Should all education be non-denominational? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should all education be non-denominational?

Some Catholic schools are transferring to other forms of patronage, but should faith be a part of education at all?