St. Mary's Secondary School, Ballina
The school with a warm welcome, a caring heart & a guarantee of excellence

Junior Cycle

08-December-16
Junior Cycle

St. Mary’s Secondary School offer a wide and balanced curriculum for the Junior Cycle students. As a school we are always evaluating the subject options we offer so as to maximise the learning for the students in our care.

For first year students September 2017, we hope to introduce Technical Graphics as an additional option for Junior Cycle. This will be done with the intention of adding Design & Communications Graphics as an option on the Leaving Cert curriculum for those students in the future.

Currently our curriculum provision from September 2017 includes:

Core Subjects
- Irish
- English
- Maths
- Geography
- History
- Religious Education
- Physical Education
- Social, Personal & Health Education (SPHE)

- Civic, Social & Political Education (CSPE)

Options
Students will choose an additional four subjects from the following options:

- French or German
- Business Studies
- Science
- Art, Craft & Design
- Music
- Home Economics
- Technical Graphics

Modules
Finally, students will also take an extra module in:

- Pastoral Care
- Digital Media

For futher information on Junior Cycle subjects, syllabi and specifications check the NCCA Curriculum Online website.

Events
Dec
22 2017
Class ends for Christmas Holidays
Jan
16 2018
Enrolment / Open Night
Jan
22 2018
Second Year Parent Teacher Meeting
Jan
30 2018
First Year Parent Teacher Meeting
18-Dec-2017
Green light for new school
16-Dec-2017
Don't miss our Christmas Concert Evening tomorrow Monday evening at 8pm
11-Dec-2017
Comhairle na nOg Annual General Meeting
11-Dec-2017
Soroptimist International Public Speaking Competition
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St. Mary's Secondary School
Convent Hill
Ballina
Co. Mayo
Ireland
F26 R928

353 96 70333

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