St Mary's Holy Faith Killester

Junior Cycle

The new junior cycle introduced in 2014, features newly developed subjects and short courses, a focus on key skills, and new approaches to assessment and reporting.

Schools have more freedom to design junior cycle programmes that meet the learning needs of all students. For students, the new junior cycle means that the curriculum available in their schools will be a mix of subjects and short courses as well as other learning experiences.

Classroom-based assessments

During second and third year, students complete a number of Classroom-Based Assessments.

St. Mary's offers the following subjects at Junior Cycle:

Irish (Core)
English (Core)
Maths (Core)
Modern Foreign Languages (French or Spanish) (Core)
Geography (Core)
History (Core)
Art (Option)
Business (Option)
Home Economics (Option)
Science (Option)
Music (Option)
Physical Education (Short Course)
Wellbeing (Core)
Social Personal Health Education (Core)
Religious Education (Core)
Civic Social Political Education (Short Course)

Aug 23
2019
First Year Induction
Aug 26
2019
6th Year Assembly
Aug 26
2019
3rd Year Return to school
Aug 27
2019
2nd Years return to school
Brookwood Meadow, Killester, Dublin 5
01 831 0963
Le Chéile Schools Trust
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