We offer a wide range of subjects for Junior Cert.
All subjects are taken up to Christmas of first year and choices are made in January of first year.
Subjects: Irish, English, Maths, History, Geography, French, German, CSPE, SPHE., Science, Business Studies, Art, Home Economics, Materials Technology(Wood), Technology, Music, Computer Studies, Religious Education & Physical Education.
Transition year provides students the opportunity to develop initiatives and skills not necessarily emphasised in exam classes.
As well as the regular subjects, Transition Year students are also offered the following modules:
• Enterprise Education
• Film & Animation
• Media Studies
• Safe Pass
• Work Experience
• Mini Company
• Public Speaking
• First Aid
• Drugs Awareness Programme
Transition year offers pupils a broad education experience with a view to the attainment of increased maturity before proceeding to further study and/or vocational preparation.
We offer more than nine subjects to leaving cert. Subjects are offered based on student choices prior to starting fifth year.
Subjects on offer:
Irish, English, Mathematics, French, German, Geography, History, Biology, Physics, Chemistry, Home Economics, Art, Music, Economics, Construction Studies, Design & Communication Graphics, Career Guidance, R.E., P.E., Computer Studies, & more.
Assessment: School Examinations & Reports
The student’s progress is regularly assessed by means of various tests and the results are recorded. School reports are issued to parents, and progress and development are monitored at parent teacher meetings.