We warmly welcome applications from prospective new students and their families.

Primary 7 pupils due to transfer to Post Primary should make applications through the Education Authority. Further information can be obtained at: Post-Primary Admissions Guide | Education Authority Northern Ireland (eani.org.uk). Please note our admissions criteria.


Parents who wish to make an application for a place in Years 9, 10, 11 and 12 should complete an AP1 application using  the link : https://www.eani.org.uk/sites/default/files/2018-12/AP1%20Form.pdf.

The completed form should returned to the school either by post or email to: info@carrickfergusacademy.carrickfergus.ni.sch.uk

Prospective new students to Sixth Form should refer to the Sixth Form Section of the website for a separate application form.

Admissions Criteria