What we offer for Junior Cycle


Our Junior Cycle Curriculum:

Our classes are mixed ability classes in first year. Currently our pupils take 10 subjects to Junior Certificate for certification. All pupils study  Gaeilge, English, Maths, History, Geography, French, C.S.P.E. and Science for 1st,  2nd and 3rd year. In 1st year every pupil studies  Business Studies, Metalwork, Materials Technology Wood, Technical Graphics and Art. At the end of first year pupils then choose two of these five options. Every pupil studies Religious Education , Physical Education  and Social, Personal and Health Education ( S.P.H.E.) from 1st year to 3rd year which are not examinable for Junior Certificate. We encourage every pupil to attempt each subject at Higher level.

New Junior Cycle Student Award 2014-2022:

A new Junior Cycle Award is being  phased into all schools from 2014 to 2022. For full information on the new Junior Cycle Student Award please go to www.juniorcycle.ie. In our college presently we have introduced new subject specification in English, Science and Business Studies and will introduce Gaeilge, French, Art Craft & Design and Wellbeing in September 2017.