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Assessment Toolkit



Junior Cycle is changing

In 2014, the new junior cycle was introduced into Irish schools. Over the coming years your child will experience newly developed subjects and short courses. and will find that their learning has a significant focus on key skills and wellbeing.

Your child will be on an exciting three year learning journey which will also include new approaches to assessment and reporting.

If your child is in First Year in September 2016 they will experience and take part in the new approaches to learning and assessment in English, Science and Business studies classes.

Watch the video to find out about approaches to assessment in the new Junior Cycle.