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LC Reasonable Accommodations 2022

Students who received Reasonable Accommodations for Junior Cycle 2019 or 2020 and intend sitting the Leaving Certificate in 2022, will have these accommodations reactivated. Reactivation forms will issue in due course. Emergency accommodations which were granted will not be reactivated.  

Enquiries regarding additional or new accommodations should be made by contacting our SEN Coordinator, Mr. Nyland, by email (  before Monday, 28th September 2021. 

Information regarding Junior Cycle Accommodations will issue in a few weeks on this website.  

Settling-In Programme

We continue to help our 1st Years adapt to life in their new school.

Mr. Liam Moroney has meet each 1st Year group over the last two weeks and has given every student a little pack of booklets and posters which are a really great source of information about life in secondary school.


If you have a child in 1st Year, ask them for the Parents' Information Pack.

LC/ LCA Viewing of Scripts

LC/ LCA candidates who wish to view their examination scripts must apply to do so through the Candidate Self Service Portal before 8pm this evening (Wedesday, 8th September 2021).

Leaving Certificate Results 2021

The Leaving Certificate Results for the Class of 2021 will issue today through the online Candidate Self-Service Portal.

Best wishes to all receiving their results today!

Leaving Certificate Results 2021

The Leaving Certificate Results for 2021 will be available to candidates through the online Candidate Self Service Portal from 10am on Friday, 3rd September 2021.

Please see the link on this page for further information.

LC Novel and Play

If any of the Class of 2021 has either of the following books belonging to the school, we would appreciate it if you would drop them into the office over the next few days:

  • Never Let Me Go
  • Philadelphia Here I Come!

Back to School

Please see the 'Back To School' link for information regarding our retrun to school over the next few days.

Text Messaging

From Wedesday, 1st September 2021, Carrick-on-Shannon Community School will no longer use text messaging as a means of communicating with parents/ guardians except in the case of an emergency.

All information and event updates will be provided via our website ( and our school app (SZapp).

We encourage all parents/guardians and students to download our app from the App Store or Google play. Further details can be found via the link below:

SZApp Guide

As all parents/guardians now have access to our attendance software, VSWare, attendance can be checked easily at any time from anywhere.

Board of Management Elections

Following the period allowed for nominations for the position of Parents'/Guardians' representative on the Board of Management of Carrick-on-Shannon Community School, we are delighted to inform you that three parents/ guardians have received nominations.

As there are only two such positions on the Board, an election will now be held to fill these positions.

You will find a link to the electronic ballot via the link-button below. The closing date for this election is 3pm on Friday, 25th June 2021.

Best of luck to all involved!

Book Rental Scheme

Please click on the link below to find out more about our Book Rental Scheme which is available to all students.