St Mary's Holy Faith Killester

Leaving Certificate

The Leaving Certificate (Established) is a two-year programme that aims to provide learners with a broad, balanced education while also offering them a chance to specialise towards particular higher education and career options.

In general, students take seven subjects for examination, one of which must be Irish. Subjects are normally studied at either Ordinary or Higher Level. Two subjects, Irish and Mathematics, can be studied at Foundation Level.

In St. Mary's, the curriculum is as follows:

Irish (Core)
English (Core)
Maths (Core)
French/Spanish (Option)
Religious Education (Core/non exam)
Physical Education (Core/non exam)
Art (Option)
Business (Option)
Accounting (Option)
Biology (Option)
Chemistry (Option)
History (Option)
Geography (Option)
Music (Option)
Home Economics (Social and Scientific) (Option)

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Feb 06
2023
Bank Holiday
Feb 07
2023
6th Year Mock Exams
Feb 13
2023
Midterm Break
Feb 20
2023
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Brookwood Meadow, Killester, Dublin 5
01 831 0963
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