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Greenhaw Primary School

Post-Primary Transfer

Welcome to the Post-Primary Transfer page. This page contains relevant information about second level education in the Derry area, including websites, useful links and virtual open day information. 

I will update admissions criteria when they become available.

If any post-primary school would like anything added to the page, please email:


St. Mary's College

St Marys College

35 Northland Road
Northern Ireland
BT48 0AN.


T:(028) 7136 215


Open Day: Saturday 13th January 2024 from 10.00am to 1.00pm.



St. Brigid's College

St. Brigid's College

Glengalliagh Road
BT48 8DU 

(028) 7135 1002  


Open Night: Thursday 25th January 2024 

Principal's Address: 5pm & 7pm


Thornhill College

Thornhill College

Culmore Road,
Derry, BT48 8JF


T: 028 71355800
F: 028 71353311


Open Day: Tuesday 9th January 2024 3.30pm -6.00pm

Principal's Address 3.45pm & 4.00pm


St. Patrick's & St. Brigid's College

St. Patrick's & St. Brigid's College


55 Main Street


Co. Derry

BT47 4HR


+44 (0) 2871 338 317


Open Night: Thursday 18th January 2024 7pm - 9pm


Lumen Christi College

Lumen Christi College

Bishop Street
BT48 6UJ

T: +44 (0)28 71362595
F: +44 (0)28 71372544


Open Day: Thursday 11th January 4.00pm - 6.30pm




St. Columb's College

St. Columb's College


Buncrana Road


BT48 8NH

028 71 285 000


Open day: Saturday 20th January 2024




St. Joseph's Boys' School


St Joseph's Boys' School


Creggan Estate


Northern Ireland

BT48 9NX


028 7126 2923 / 028 7126 2333


Open Day: 


St. Cecilia's College

St. Cecilia's College

Bligh's Lane
Northern Ireland
BT48 9PJ


T: 028 7128 1800

F: 028 7128 1802


Open Day: Thursday 11th January 2024 5pm - 8pm


Lisneal College

Lisneal College

70 Crescent Link,
Northern Ireland

BT47 5FQ

Tel: (028) 7134 8888
Fax: (028) 7131 0905

Open Evening:


Foyle College

Foyle College  


67 Limavady Road  


BT47 6LR  

Tel: 02871269321


Open Evening: Wednesday 24th January 2024


Oakgrove Integrated College

Oakgrove Integrated College


Gransha Park

BT47 6TG
N. Ireland


Tel: 028 71 860443

Fax: 028 71 860536


Open Day: Thursday 23rd January 2024 

Principal's Welcome 4.30pm - 6.00pm


EA Transfer Information


EA Info

If your child was born between 2 July 2012 and 1 July 2013 you will need to apply for their Year 8 Post Primary school place for September 2024.

Key dates:

Thursday 11 January 2024

Admissions criteria for Post Primary Schools published on the EA website.

Tuesday 30 January 2024 - at 12 noon

EA Connect opens for online applications for Post Primary.

Thursday 22 February 2024 - at 12 noon

EA Connect closes for online applications for Post Primary.

Monday 4 March 2024 – by 4pm

Final date for late applications.

Saturday 18 May 2024

Parents/carers will receive application outcome via email (where one is held) or by letter.

We will be in contact in the new year to arrange a transition meeting.

Mr Martin & Mr Smith