Leaving Cert Academic Achievement 2018
124 students sat their Leaving Certificate in 2017. 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, Polish and Lithuanian.)
Our results are significantly higher than the national averages when compared by points bands.
- 1.6% achieved in excess of 600 points compared with 1.3% nationally
- 12.1% achieved in excess of 550 points compared with 4.5% nationally
- 13.7% achieved in excess of 500 points compared with 7.4% nationally
- 12.9% achieved in excess of 450 points compared with 12.1% nationally
Cumulatively, the comparisons are equally impressive with 27.4% of Coláiste Muire students achieving in excess of 500 points compared to 13.2% nationally. 40.3% of our students achieved in
excess of 450 points (equivalent to H2, 2xH2 & 3xH4) compared to 25.3% nationally.
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Naughton Scholarship: Roisín McAteer, Science, UCD.
UCD Entrance Scholar Awards: Roisín McAteer Science, Abby O’Connell Psychology & Isabel O’Neill Veterinary.
Entrance Scholarship, Mary I: Carol Buckley, Primary Teaching
Entrance Exhibition TCD: Éanna O’Loughlin, Geography & Geosciences
Leaving Certificate Vocational
Of the 8 students who successfully completed the LCVP Link Modules, 7 were awarded Merit and 1 was awarded a Pass.
Leaving Certificate Applied
Of the 4 students who successfully completed the LCA programme, 1 was awarded Distinction and 3 were awarded a Merit.