Leaving Cert Examinations and Accredited Grades 2021
A series of guidance documents and support materials related to the Examinations and the Accredited Grades process will be published on gov.ie/leavingcertificate. This is updated on a regular basis.
There is a dedicated phone-line service for queries on the Accredited Grades process. The Department can be contacted in this regard by calling the COVID Helpline on 057-9324461 (and select option 2). The phoneline will be open from Monday 26 April 2021 and will operate Monday to Friday, 10.00 to 17.00. Alternatively, queries can be e-mailed to LCinfo@education.gov.ie.
The Candidate Self Service Portal will reopen at 12pm on Tuesday 27 April 2021 until 6pm on Friday 30 April for candidates to review and finalise their level selection and their choices of examinations, Accredited Grades or both.
A comprehensive guide to this phase of the portal will be published on www.gov.ie/leavingcertificate2021 and www.examinations.ie. Candidates will receive a text message alerting them to the availability of the guide with a follow-up e-mail issuing over the weekend. idates are required to complete this process, even if their choices have not changed since March.
'The Ombudsman for Children' would like to hear from all under 18 year olds.
Email from Ombudsman for Children
Have Your Say Social Pack
FAQ and Information
Information in Polish
Accredited Grades in Leaving Certificate 2021
Notice to schools regarding: Accredited Grades in Leaving Certificate 2021 for out-of-school subjects, out of school learners, and students of non-curricular languages
Return to School April 2021
Return to School Powerpoint for Parents
Further Adjustments - Leaving Certificate Written Examinations 2021
Further Adjustments to the Written Examinations - Leaving Certificate 2021 - 23/3/21
A Guide to Accredited Grades
Please click on this link: A Guide to Accredited Grades for Out-of-School Subjects and Learners if you are applying to sit an exam that you are studying out of school or if you are an external candidate for the Leaving Certificate 2021.
Important Information for the Leaving Certificate 2021
Please click here for an update in relation to the arrangements for the delivery of the Leaving Certificate examinations 2021. This information is important for school management, teachers, students and parents.
Webinars for Parents
Webinars for Parents This link contains information about a variety of webinars that may be of interest to parents. Topics include: Helping your child in the transition from primary to secondary school; Understanding and supporting bereaved students; Yoga and mindfulness; Supporting the disorganised student; Behaviour - what is my child trying to tell me?; Building resilliance and Getting ready for secondary school.
You may book via the above link.
Letter from the Deputy Chief Medical Officer
This is the link to the: Letter from DCMO to schools.
A Guide to State Examinations and Accredited Grades for Leaving Certificate 2021
We are looking forward to welcoming our Sixth Years back to school on Monday 1/3/21. Please click on this link to view very important information for parents and students:
Letter from Minister for Education to Parents (Feb. 2021)
This is the link for the: Letter from Minister for Education to Parents (Feb. 2021)
Letter to Schools re State Examinations 2021
This is the link for the: Letter to Schools re State Examinations 2021.
Letter from the Minister for Education to Parents
This is the link to the letter from the Minister for Education.
Letter for parents
Letter to Students from the Minister for Education
Letter to Students December 2020
Statement re School - PE Uniform Regulations
The rules concerning the correct wearing of our school uniform have not changed since previous years, other than the introduction of a half-zip top for First Year students this year.
Students are regularly reminded of school rules and regulations at Assembly.
The school continues to look after the pastoral care needs of all students through its excellent Pastoral Care/Student Support systems in the school.
Any queries in relation to the above from parents or students will be dealt with in the normal way through the usual school channels.
Link to Principal's Interview on RTÉ's Morning Ireland
Information from HSE for Parents
This is the link to the most recent information from the HSE for parents.
Information from HSE for Parents