Overview
Schools in the primary sector receive their state funding in the form of grants. Capitation and most other State grants paid to primary schools are calculated on a per capita basis. Similarly, the allocation of teaching resources is based on the number of recognised students enrolled.

Rates

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PRIMARY GRANT CALENDAR 2019 / 2020

MONTH GRANT PAYABLE
December 2019 1. Minor Works 2019 *
January 2020 1. Capitation Grant (1st moiety)
March 2020 1. Ancillary Services Grant
2. ICT Grant
April 2020 1. School Book Grant
June 2020 1. Capitation Grant (2nd moiety) 
2. DEIS Grant

ADDITIONAL GRANTS 2019 / 2020

April 2020 ICT Enhanced
August 2020 Minor Works 2020 (December Advance)
August 2020 Minor Works Enhanced
August 2020 COVID-19 Aide
August 2020 COVID-19 Capitation Grant (COVID-19 Cleaning Grant) – (1st portion)
August 2020 COVID-19 Capitation Grant (PPE & Sanitisation Grant) – (1st portion)
*Subject to DES Approval

 

 

PRIMARY GRANT CALENDAR 2020 / 2021

MONTH GRANT PAYABLE
January 2021 1. Capitation Grant (1st moiety)
March 2021 1. Ancillary Services Grant
April 2021 1. Standardised Testing Grant
2. School Book Grant
June 2021 1. Capitation Grant (2nd moiety) 
2. DEIS Grant