Senior Cycle begins in Transition Year (4th Year). Please see the Transition Year section for the programme information.
In 5th Year the Leaving Certificate Programme begins. Both core and option subjects are followed. The core subjects include Irish, English, Modern Language, Maths, Religion and Physical Education.
Each student takes 4 option subjects from the following choice: Art, Biology, Business, Chemistry, Economics, French, Geography, German, History, Home Economics, Music, Ag Science and Physics.
Sixth Years participate extensively in the organisation of the school. There is a Head Girl, a Games Captain, five House Captains and a sixth year councillor for each class. All of these positions are filled democratically via a staff/student voting system.
Leaving Certificate Applied
This is a two year course available to students who wish to follow a practical Leaving Certificate programme with a vocational focus. Students’ work and skill development is assessed in different ways including, interviews, written, oral and practical components.
Please see Leaving Certificate Applied section.