Admissions procedure

Admissions Policy 2023/24

The Board of Management and Patron have completed the review of the Admissions Policy and Procedure for entry to the school for the academic year 2023/2024. This is in line with the relevant parts of the Education (Admissions to School) Act 2018. The school will offer 72 places in the incoming 1st Year.

Below is the link to the Admissions Policy and the Annual Admissions Notice 2023-24.


Please contact the school directly for further information.


Applications for students will commence on Monday 17th October 2022 and the application period will be considered closed on Wednesday 9th November 2022. Initial offers for places will be sent within a week of this date.

If you wish to sign up to pay by direct debit please download the direct debit application form below and the direct debit mandate and return them to us via post or else email a scanned signed copy to [email protected].


Application form for boarding students – 1st Year [2023/24]

Application form for boarding students – 2nd/3rd/4th/5th [2023/24]

Application for day students – 1st year [2023/24]

Application for day students – 2nd/3rd/4th/5th [2023/24]

Direct Debit Mandate


Each year Newtown School welcomes students from several countries such as Spain, Russia, Germany, Japan, Italy and France. Students from other countries are made to feel very much at home in our small school community and we value their individual contribution to school life.

International Students

Students travel home for holidays or stay with host families and host families also welcome students for weekends when the school is closed (i.e. every three weeks). Please get in touch to discuss any special requirements you may have – we will be delighted to hear from you.

International Students

Our Fees

Newtown School is a registered charity and it operates on a ‘not-for-profit’ basis. Each year its fee levels are set to achieve a break even position on normal school activities.

Possible extra costs are minimal. You will have to buy a uniform & sports gear (although we keep this to a minimum), music lessons are charged if required and all textbooks.  For Day scholars, meals can be availed of in the dining hall using an electronic payment card or app (meals are included in the Boarder fee). There are additional charges for external trips if students choose to participate.


Schedule of school fees

Fee assistance information

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