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High-achieving Mercy Mounthawk students Keela Hughes (nine A grades) and Isobel Keane (eight A grades) with their results on Wednesday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Joy Around Tralee Schools As Students Receive Junior Cert Results

September 13, 2018 at 11:33 am Comments are Disabled

THERE were smiling faces in the sunshine on Wednesday morning as hundreds of students around Tralee received their Junior Cert results. Over in Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí there was great excitement as the envelopes were handed out at around 10am. Principal of the school, Ruairí Ó Cinnéide, was very pleased for the […]

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Last Minute Tips As Students Make Final Preparations For The State Exams

Last Minute Tips As Students Make Final Preparations For The State Exams

May 30, 2018 at 12:58 pm Comments are Disabled

With the State exams just a week away, Billy Ryle gives some last minute tips for students… The county is basking in glorious sun shine so it must be exam time. In fact, the waiting is almost over for about 120,000 exam candidates – about 4,000 from Kerry – as […]

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Billy Ryle: Students Should Regard ASTI/Government Dispute As An Opportunity

Billy Ryle: Students Should Regard ASTI/Government Dispute As An Opportunity

November 8, 2016 at 12:46 pm Comments are Disabled

Guidance Counsellor, Billy Ryle, says students should regard the DES/ASTI difficulties as an opportunity not an impediment… The 215,000 students who are at home at the moment due to nationwide second level school closures should regard the current impasse between the Department of Education and Skills (DES) and the Association […]

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Geri Maye O'Sullivan, Emma Daly, Blathnaid Cotter, Sarah Ferris, Vilte Gaidelyge, Louise Crowley, Ioanna Ignatov and Eimer Ellard receiving their Junior Cert results in  Presentation Secondary School. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

PHOTOS: The Wait Is Over For Students As Junior Cert Results Arrive

September 14, 2016 at 4:26 pm Comments are Disabled

A WEIGHT was lifted for hundreds of students around Tralee this morning when they found out their Junior Cert results. Over 1,800 students in the county received their grades early this morning and students from the town’s schools looked pleased when we met a few of them. Laura Harty in Mercy Mounthawk opened her […]

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Last Minute Tips For The Upcoming Exams

Last Minute Tips For The Upcoming Exams

June 3, 2016 at 4:50 pm Comments are Disabled

Career Guidance Counsellor and freelance writer, Billy Ryle, offers some last minute tips for the upcoming State Exams which begin next Wednesday…  Self-Maintenance • Concentrate on subjects being examined in the first week • Complete major revision by Sunday night • In a relaxed study session on Monday concentrate on […]

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Presentation Tralee students, Emma Slattery, Aoife Dillane, Sarah Tansley, Amy Cullen, Erika O'Sullivan and Emma Sheehy with their Junior Cert results on Wednesday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Students From All Over Town Celebrate Junior Cert Results

September 10, 2015 at 10:59 am Comments are Disabled

STUDENTS from all over Tralee celebrated getting their Junior Cert results on Wednesday morning with some great grades reported in all schools. In CBS The Green, Deputy Principal, Robert Flaherty, told us that 111 students sat the exams in June. “We had a number of students who had eight A’s […]

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Principal of Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí, Austin Ó Seachnasaigh with Róisín Ní Churraí who received 11 A grades in her Junior Cert results on Wednesday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí Student Gets 11 ‘A’ Grades In Junior Cert

September 9, 2015 at 4:22 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE was great celebrations around town on Wednesday morning as the Junior Cert results were handed out to excited students. One young lady who had a special reason to celebrate was Róisín Ní Churraí, a student at Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí who got 11 A grades in the exams. The Principal of […]

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Collecting their Junior Certificate Results were, Mercy Mounthawk, students, from left: Ashling McGlaughlin, Leanne O'Brien, Allie McCord, Emely Quirke. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

PHOTOS: Excitement In Mounthawk As Students Receive Junior Cert Results

September 9, 2015 at 2:51 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE was a buzz of activity outside the gymnasium in Mercy Mounthawk, on Wednesday morning as expectant students waited to receive their Junior Certificate results. Among the high achievers were five students who received 10 A’s and four who got nine A’s. “We’re really happy as our students performed comfortably above […]

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Students of Mercy Mounthawk open up the envelopes that hold the results of their Junior cert exams. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Photos: Junior Cert Results Joy For Tralee Students

September 10, 2014 at 4:58 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE were nerves and excitement in equal measure across all secondary schools in town on Wednesday morning as this year’s Junior Certificate exams students received their results. Two of the top scorers were Lauren Kelly of Presentation Secondary School and Niamh Ni Chonaill of Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí who both fetched a […]

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