Please find below the breakdown of marks for 3rd Year Summer Exams to assess completion of the Junior Cycle. 

Maths:

50% – End of year exam

50% – Progress throughout Junior Cycle

 

English 

10% – CBA

10% – Creative Writing Project

30% – End of year exam

50% – Progress throughout school year.

 

Irish 

10% – CBA 1 & 2

40% – Progress throughout school year

50% – End of term exam

 

Geography

50% – End of year exam

50% – Work over 3 years

 

French

50% – End of year exam

50% – Work over 3 years

 

Metalwork

50% – Theory exam at end of school year

50% – Progress on project during this school year.

 

Business Studies:

35% – CBA (25% PowerPoint content, 10% for presentation)

20% – Classwork over Junior Cycle

45% – Online exam at end of school year

 

Woodwork

50% – Theory exam at end of school year

50% – Progress on project during this school year.

 

Art

50% – Historical data from reports sent home

30% – Project work throughout the school year

20% – Online assessment project

 

Home Ec

20% –  Practical Work

30% – Average on reports sent home 1st to 3rd Year

50% – End of year exam

 

Science

20% – Assessment Task – completed during CBA 2

30% – Mock Result

50% – End of year online exam. Must answer 6/10 short questions and 3/6 Long Questions

 

Music

25% – Practical

25% – Melody Writing Composition

20% – Average of Mock and Christmas result

30% – End of year school exam

 

Tech Graphics

50% – Online exam at end of school year

50% – Project work completed during the school year.

 

History

50% – Short Questions on all topics covered over past 3 years and document question

50% – Average of results of this year’s reports sent home.