Primary seven pupils waiting to find out what school they are going to next year will have to wait a bit longer.
There will be a delay before children find out which post-primary school they will transfer to in 2020.
It is because the Saturday post - except parcels - has been temporarily scrapped by Royal Mail due the coronavirus pandemic.
Primary Seven children were due to find out by letter on Saturday 30 May which post-primary school they would attend.
However, they will not now be told where they have got a school place until Thursday 4 June.
The new arrangements have been put in place by the Education Authority (EA).
"Letters to parents/guardians will be issued by EA on behalf of post-primary schools to advise on the outcome of their child's post primary application," a spokesperson said.
"For help and advice, parents/guardians can contact our admissions helpdesk via email: firstname.lastname@example.org."
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