Leaving Certificate

Transition Year - Optional

Students who have completed the Junior Cert. may opt for the Transition Year Programme. This programme will be run subject to numbers.

Leaving Certificate

Irish, English and Mathematics are normally core subjects for the Leaving Certificate. In addition, students choose four other subjects from the 'option' lines - this refers to the combinations of subjects available on the time table at specific times. These combinations are arranged so that students can have best choice. The subjects include the following:

  • French
  • Physics
  • Construction Studies
  • German
  • Biology
  • Engineering
  • History
  • Agricultural Science
  • Business Organisation
  • Geograph
  • Home Economics
  • Design & Communication Graphics
  • Art
  • Chemistry
  • Spanish (Ab-Initio)


Leaving Certificate Applied (L.C.A.)

The Leaving Certificate Applied is a two year Leaving Certificate available to students who wish to follow a practical programme with a strong practical and vocational emphasis.