Home » Transition Year

Transition Year

Transition Year is a very successful and popular part of life at Scoil Mhuire. The following are some key pieces of information in relation to our Transition Year:

  • Students who wish to do Transition Year must apply to do so in Third Year and must meet certain criteria to gain entry to the year.
  • Transition Year is a one year optional programme.
  • Students participate in a wide range of activities during Transition Year including Work Experience, Extra Curricular Activities, Workshops, Trips, First Aid, Public Speaking, ECDL and the Gaisce Award.
  • Transition Year allows students to experience the world of work and offers them new opportunities for future development and provides a bridge from junior to senior cycle.
  • Transition Year enhances academic achievements as students prepare for the Leaving Certificate.
  • Students complete taster courses in many Leaving Certificate subjects during Transition Year and this helps when it comes to making subject choices at the end of the year.

Transition Year encourages personal and social development and recognises the need for students to grow in independence. More information about Transition Year can be found on pdst.

Easter Camp 2019

easter camp flyer 2019

Whole School Evaluation

adobe logo

News Categories

Scoil Mhuire Calendar

Apr
3
Wed
all-day Progress Reports
Progress Reports
Apr 3 all-day
5th & 6th Yr. Student Progress Reports
Apr
10
Wed
all-day Work Experience
Work Experience
Apr 10 – Apr 12 all-day
LCVP Work Experience (+ 15 / 04 and 16 / 04)
Apr
13
Sat
all-day Holidays
Holidays
Apr 13 – Apr 28 all-day
Easter Holidays
Apr
15
Mon
all-day Work Experience
Work Experience
Apr 15 – Apr 16 all-day
LCVP Work Experience (+ 15 / 04 and 16 / 04)
May
1
Wed
1:10 PM Planning Meeting
Planning Meeting
May 1 @ 1:10 PM – 3:10 PM
Planning meeting – (1 hour ‘Croke Park’) – 13:10 –15:10