Leaving Certs 2020

Important Dates:

CAO online application opens November 5th

Discounted application deadline (€30 fee), 20th January 2020

Normal closing date for applications (€45), 1st February 2020

Online change of mind facility opens 6th May 2019

1st July Closing date for change of mind facility, online at

August First Round CAO offers

(Offers will be available online from 6am on August. Offers and minimum points will be published in the national newspapers and on

Ms. S. Cashman, Ms. J. Murphy and Ms. E. Tarrant.

Open Days and Talks

University of Limerick, Thurs., 17th and Fri., 18th October

Limerick Institute of Technology, Thurs., 17th and Fri., 18th October

Carlow Institute of Technology, Thurs., 14th November

CIT Open Day, Fri., November 15th

Waterford Institute of Technology, Fri., 22nd and Sat 23rd, November

Useful Websites Higher Education Further Education

Progressing from Leaving Cert to Post-Leaving Cert Courses

6th year parents presentation
Copy of Progressions 2-adults

Dare/Hear Advice Clinics Nationwide

For more info:

Deadline for Hear/Dare documentation to be sent to CAO, 15th March 2020

ESB Networks Apprenticeships

GSK Apprenticeships

IGC Meeting Jobs

Mindful Meditation for Stress Reduction

After setting aside time to practice mindful breathing, you should find it easier to focus attention on your breath in your daily life—an important skill to help you deal with stress, anxiety, and negative emotions, cool yourself down when your temper flares, and sharpen your skills of concentration.