Mount St Michael Secondary School

Junior Cycle

Junior Cycle

At the moment schools are transitiong from Junior Cert to the new Junior Cycle. New subject specifications are being introduced on a phased basis. For more information on the Junior Cycle please click here

In Mount St. Michael students entering first year study eight core subjects. First years also study three optional subjects, this reduces to two optional subjects in second year and third year.

Wellbeing is a core part of each child's Junior Cycle experience. This area of learning is embedded in all subjects but has particular relevance to the subjects listed below.

Core subjects

  • Irish
  • English
  • Maths
  • Religion
  • History
  • Geography
  • Science
  • Modern Foreign Language (French or German)

Optional Subjects

  • Art
  • Business
  • Home Economics
  • Music

Wellbeing Subjects

  • Physical Education (PE)
  • Civic, Social and Poltical Education (CSPE)
  • Social, Personal and Health Education (SPHE)
  • Choir
  • Guidance/Learning to Learn
  • Digital Literacy/Citizenship Education
  • Friends for Life
  • Learning Support/Additional Educational Needs

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