The Policy on Gaeltacht Education 2017-2022, published in October 2016, following wide public consultation, is being implemented on a phased basis over the 5-year term of the Policy.
Initial Implementation Phase 2017/18
Details of the first stage of implementation are outlined in Circular 0033/2017 for primary schools and special schools and in Circular 0034/2017 for post-primary schools.
Next Implementation Phase 2018/19
Details of the next stage of implementation are outlined in Circular 0021/2018 for primary schools and special schools and in Circular 0022/2018 for post-primary schools.
Schools participating in the Gaeltacht School Recognition Scheme 2018/19
A list of schools participating in the Scheme is available here: