Category: junior cert

all JC related posts

 

New Junior Certificate

Attention: Parents of Junior Cycle Students

The following links contain information on the new Junior Cycle which will be of interest to parents.

 
 
Information on subjects currently using new specifications for Junior Cycle

After-school programme for First Year students 2017/18

First year students have been participating in an After-school programme which combines extra-curricular activities with supervised study.

Teachers, with the assistance of Transition Year students have put  the programme together. Over 50% of students have taken part in the programme so far. See the schedule and FAQs below.

Schedule

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
Session 1  (3.35-4.45) Basketball (girls) Film club GAA (girls) Yoga (mixed)
Soccer (boys) Computers/Robotics Basketball (boys) Rugby (boys)
Supervised study Supervised study Supervised study Supervised study
Session 2 (5.00 – 6.00) Supervised study Supervised study Supervised study Supervised study

FAQs

What are the benefits for students?

What happens each day?

What are the costs of the programme?

Can a student sign up on a part-time basis?

 

 

Blackrock Castle Observatory

On February 7th, 1A, 1D and the fifth year international students went to Blackrock castle observatory, as space, earth and the moon are new topics on the science syllabus. Students got a tour of the dungeons, saved the world through an interactive comet game and got a real life view of the sun, stars and planets from inside a dome.

Teachers: Ms Lehane, Ms Gleeson-Walsh
Blackrock 1
Blackrock 2

History links

Aztecs

Columbus voyage

Martin Luther