Scoil Phobail Sliabh Luachra

Leaving Certificate



The Curriculum at Senior Cycle level aims to provide an educational environment conducive to the on-going realisation of the full human development of each student during their final years in Scoil Phobail Sliabh Luachra.


  • Development of moral and spiritual growth through Religious Education.
  • Development of emotional and social growth through Social, Personal and Health Education.
  • Development of physical growth through Physical Education.
  • Development of intellectual growth through academic subjects.
  • Development of technical and scientific growth through Computer Science and the Sciences.


At Senior Cycle level the following subjects are compulsory for all students:
English, Irish, Mathematics, PE, Career Guidance, Religious Education, S.P.H.E.

Six further subjects are studied from the following list:

  1. Accounting
  2. Agricultural Science
  3. Applied Maths
  4. Art
  5. Biology
  6. Chemistry
  7. Construction
  8. D.C.G.
  9. Engineering
  10. French
  11. Geography
  12. German
  13. Home Economics
  14. History
  15. LCVP (Leaving Cert Vocational Programme)
  16. Music
  17. Physics

The syllabus for all subjects is prescribed by the Department of Education and Science.

Methods of Assessment

  • Regular assessment in each subject throughout the year.
  • Christmas and Summer Examinations followed by Reports.
  • Leaving Certificate Examination at the end of Sixth Year (Pres in February).
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Well done to our TY students who received their certs and medals for the work completed during the year from TY Co-ordinator Ms. O Regan. They also received their Credit Union certificates from Rathmore & District Credit Union representatives Fergus
38 students from different year groups, accompanied by the Chaplain and Fr. Pat, embarked on a pilgrimage to Mount Melleray Abbey last week.
Comhghairdeas to Rang Gaeilge 1 Gobnait who took part in the poetry competition for Seachtain na Gaeilge le Energia 2024 and received their certificates yesterday. Maith sibh ar fad!
Our Transition Year group are now CPR certified to save a life with CPR4Schools Training!!! Well done to all and thanks to Ms. O' Farrell for guiding them through the process.
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