The academic programme followed by students in year 1, 2 and 3.
Students progress is monitored and assessed by their teachers over these years. At the end of the programme students sit the Junior Certificate Examinations.
Junior Cycle Subject Choices
We offer the following subjects to all First Year students:
Core Subjects: Irish, English, Science, Mathematics, Religion, History, Geography, Civics Social and Political Education (C.S.P.E.)
Languages: French, Spanish.
Creative/Practical: Art, Music, Home Economics and Business Studies.
Non-Exam Subjects: Social, Personal and Health Education (S.P.H.E.),
Information Computer Technology (I.C.T.), Choir and Physical Education (P.E.)
A student may sit up to eleven subjects in the Junior Certificate.
Students who have difficulties with some subjects may be grouped into smaller classes and, where possible, can be offered help from the Learning Support Team.
Having completed the Junior Certificate Programme, students are offered the following courses at Senior Cycle:
• Transition Year
• Traditional Leaving Certificate
• Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme (L.C.V.P.)
• Leaving Certificate Applied (L.C.A.)