Leaving Cert Academic Achievement 2019

147 students sat their Leaving Certificate in 2019. High grades were recorded across twenty one 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, Construction Studies, Music, Japanese.)

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

  • 2.0% achieved in excess of 600 points compared with 1.4% nationally
  • 7.5% achieved in excess of 550 points compared with 4.2% nationally
  • 15.6% achieved in excess of 500 points compared with 7.7% nationally
  • 19.7% achieved in excess of 450 points compared with 11.6% nationally

Cumulatively, the comparisons are equally impressive with 25% of Coláiste Muire students achieving in excess of 500 points compared to 13% nationally. 45% of our students achieved in
excess of 450 points (equivalent to H2, 2xH2 & 3xH4) compared to 25% nationally.

Please see following charts for further details:

Results 2019


Naughton Scholarship:

Caitriona Ní Riordáin, Chemical & Process Engineering, UL.

Excellence Scholarship NUIG:

Robyn Maxwell, Undenominated Engineering NUIG

Roslyn Cuffe Kelly, Arts International, NUIG

UCD Entrance Scholars

Mary Tiernan, Science UCD

Nessa Collins, Economics & Finance UCD

TCD Entrance Exhibition Award

Claire Hanrahan, BESS

Crea Sullivan, Maths & Music


Leaving Certificate Applied

Of the 13 students who successfully completed the LCA programme, 6 were awarded Distinction, 5 were awarded Merit and two were awarded Pass