Leaving Cert Academic Achievement 2016

118 students sat their Leaving Certificate in 2016. High grades were recorded across twenty two different subjects (Irish, English, Maths, French, German, Geography, History, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Agricultural Science, Applied Maths, Accounting, Business,Economics,Home Economics Social & Scientific, Art, Technology, Music, Japanese, Czech and Lithuanian)

Our results are significantly higher than the national averages when compared by points bands.

  • 7.6% achieved in excess of 550 points compared with 2.6% nationally
  • 13.6% achieved in excess of 500 points compared with 7.0% nationally
  • 18.6% achieved in excess of 450 points compared with 11.7% nationally

Cumulatively, the comparisons are equally impressive with 21% of Coláiste Muire students achieving in excess of 500 points compared to 10% nationally. 49% of our students achieved in
excess of 450 points (equivalent to 6 grade B3 at higher level) compared to 20% nationally.

Refer to relevant chart / graph for further details.

Leaving Certificate Vocational

Of the 23 students who successfully completed the LCVP Link Modules, 4 were awarded Distinction and 15 were awarded Merit and 4 were awarded a Pass.

Leaving Certificate Applied

Of the 5 students who successfully completed the LCA programme, 3 were awarded Distinction and 2 were awarded a Merit.