Apply to ISA

1: Submit the online application by the 15 January

  • Current ISA families and staff members with an ISA login account may apply here.
  • Families who have not yet completed an on-line inquiry form should complete the pre-application form here. Once you have completed this form you will be sent an e-mail with your login details to access the admissions portal.
  • Families who have completed an on-line inquiry or have already started an application may access the Admission Portal here.
  • The application fee of €250 is payable through the admissions portal.

2: Submit supporting documentation via the Admission Portal by 1 February

See application checklist packets to the right for information about the required supporting documentation. Applications are considered complete once full supporting documentation has been received. Priority is given to complete applications received by 1 February. Families will be notified of admissions decision through the Admission Portal in mid-March/early April.

Applications received after the 15 January application deadline will be considered on a rolling basis. Please note that supporting documentation for rolling applications must be submitted prior to 1 May for applicants wishing to start at the beginning of the new academic year. Supporting documentation received after this date may result in a later starting date.

For information regarding grade placements and age guidelines at ISA, please refer to the guide below.

Grade Placement Guide 2018-19

Grade Dates of Birth
Nursery September 2015 – August 2016
Pre-School September 2014 – August 2015
Pre-Kindergarten September 2013 – August 2014
Kindergarten September 2012 – August 2013
Grade 1 September 2011 – August 2012
Grade 2 September 2010 – August 2011
Grade 3 September 2009 – August 2010
Grade 4 September 2008 – August 2009
Grade 5 September 2007 – August 2008
Grade 6 September 2006 – August 2007
Grade 7 September 2005 – August 2006
Grade 8 September 2004 – August 2005
Grade 9 September 2003 – August 2004
Grade 10 September 2002 – August 2003
Grade 11 September 2001 – August 2002
Grade 12 September 2000 – August 2001

Application Checklist Packets

For a complete application pack, including a checklist and application materials, please select the appropriate grade section.