Junior Certificate

All students study

  • Gaeilge
  • English
  • Maths
  • Geography
  • History
  • Science
  • Social, Personal & Health Ed.
  • Civic, Social & Political Ed.
  • Religious Education
  • Computers
  • Physical Education

Students choose three subjects from the following list:

  • French
  • Home Economics
  • German
  • Business Studies
  • Music
  • Art
  • Technical Graphics
  • Materials Technology (Wood)
  • Materials Technology (Metal)

In September 2014, our new 1st Years will be among the first group of students in the state to prepare for the Junior Cycle Student Awards which is to replace the Junior Certificate Examination.

English will be the first subject introduced for the new exam and students in the 2014 class will not have to worry about any other changes to the JCSA curriculum during their preparations for that examination.

For more information on the new JCSA Examination, please go to the link below.

Click here to view the Junior Cycyle Website


Community School,
Carrick-on-Shannon,
Co. Leitrim. N41 VX63.

Phone: 071 9620880
Fax: 071 9621703