Junior Cycle

KEY DATES FOR CLASSROOM-BASED ASSESSMENTS IN 2018/2019.

ENGLISH:
Third Years.
Latest date for Student completion of The Collection of the Student’s Texts. 30/11/’18
Assessment Task. (10% exam) Monday 3rd to Friday 7th December, 2018.
Second Years:
Period for work on and completion of Oral Communication. 29th April – 20th May.

BUSINESS STUDIES:
Third Years.
Three weeks completing Business Presentation. 12th November – 7th December.
Completion of the Assessment Task (10% exam) 10th December – 14th December.
Second Years:
Four weeks – Business in Action. 4th March – 12th April.

SCIENCE:
Third Years.
Three weeks completing Science in Society Investigation. 7th December – 25th January.
Completion of the Assessment Task (10% exam) 28th January – 1st February.
Second Years.
Three weeks completing the Extended Experimental Investigation. 4th March – 12th April.

MODERN FOREIGN LANGUAGES>:
(German, French, Spanish)

Second Years.
Oral Communication. 29th April – 17th May.
VISUAL ART:

Second Years.
Students complete From Process to Realisation. 7th January – 12th April.
Themes issued by NCCA on 7th January.

IRISH:
Junior Cycle Gaeilge Classroom Based Assessment 1 LANGUAGE PORTFOLIO is completed in the first term of third year. Dates will be included for school year 2019/2020.

STUDENTS MUST BE IN ATTENDANCE FOR THE DURATION OF ALL CLASSROOM BASED ASSESSMENTS AND ASSESSMENT TASKS. RESULTS OF SAME ARE RECORDED ON THEIR JUNIOR CYCLE CERTIFICATE, JCPA.

Junior Cycle Profile of Achievement:

All Third Year students will be engaging with the “Other Areas of Learning” section of the JCPA after the February mid-term break. Parents help and guidance while they are completing this would be greatly appreciated.