Transition Year

Transition Year

Transition Year 2023-24

Transition Year Policy 2023-2024

Transition Year Policy_2023-2024

Transition Year Trips Permission form

These forms need to be completed each week for the Transition year outings. Students will not be permitted to take part and will need to remain at home if permission has not been given by a Parent or Guardian.

Monday 20th May 2024

Corcaigh Park

Thursday 23rd May 2024

Graduation Prep Morning

Wednesday 15th May 2024

Emerald Park

Monday 15th April 2024

St. Patrick's Cathedral

Monday 08th April 2024 Barcelona

Barcelona Parents Information Evening_March_7th.pdf

Monday 11th March 2024

Croke Park

Monday 04th March 2024

YSI Mansion House

Tuesday 20th January 2024

Butlers Chocolate

Monday 29th January 2024

Trip To Lighthouse cinema

Monday 15th January 2024

Trip to cinema

Thursday 07th December 2023 Trip to W5 Belfast


Monday 04th December 2023

Ice Skating

Ideas Made Real - IMR TY Project 23-24

IMR TY Project 23-24

Wednesday 29th November 2023

Maynooth University

Tuesday 14th November 2023

Butlers Chocolate

Monday 23rd October Glasnevin Cemetery 2023

Glasnevin Cemetery

Monday 9th October Dublin Zoo 2023

Dublin Zoo

Monday 2nd October Kilmainham Jail 2023

Kilmainham Jail

Wednesday 20th Higher Options & Worldskills 2023

RDS Wednesday

Monday 18th September 2023 Permission Form

Causey Farm

Monday 4th September 2023 Permission Form

Hudson Bay Sports

Access the downloadable link to the Parents Presentation for the TY Barcelona Trip 2024 at this link:

Barcelona Trip 2024 - Parents Night Meeting 1.pdf








Transition Year 2022-2023

Trip Permission forms

Permission Form For W5 Trip Monday 24th April

Kilmainham Jail

Permission Form For W5 Trip Wednesday 29th March


Permission Form For Croke Park Trip Monday 27th March

St. Patricks Cathedral

Permission Form For Croke Park Trip Monday 27th February

Croke Park

Permission Form for Monday 16th January


Permission Form needs to be completed for Monday 12th December.


Wednesday 7th December Ms Darii Trip

Maynooth Language experience with Ms Darii

Permission Form needs to be completed for all outdoor education trips on Tuesdays from October to December

Outdoor Education Trips

Permission Form needs to be completed for Monday 5th December.

Ice Skating

Permission Form needs to be completed for Monday 28th November.

Permission Form needs to be completed for Wednesday 23rd November.


Permission Form needs to be completed for Monday 14th November.

War Memorial Gardens

Permission Form needs to be completed for Monday 7th November.

Rock Climbing

Permission Form needs to be completed for Monday 24th October.

Glasnevin Cemetery

Permission Form needs to be completed for Monday 17th October.

EPIC Museum

Permission Form needs to be completed for Monday 10th October.

Dublin Zoo Permission Form

Permission Form needs to be completed for Monday 19th September.

Causey Farm Permission Form

Transition Year 2023-2024

Access the Pdf for the TY online information session at this link:

TY _23-24_Parent Information Session March 2023

Information session recording:

Any questions?

The form at this link can be filled out by those entering TY in 2023-24 with any further questions that you may have. FAQ Form

Junior Cycle Results Letter

The letter at this link was distributed with the student Junior Cycle Provisional results on Wednesday 23/11/22. The results letter was given to all students by hand in school at an assembly.

There will be a Celebration of Achievement once the Official JCPA has been released by the Department of Education.

Third Year Results letter


The following conditions apply to applications for a review of Junior Cycle results:
(i) The SEC does not accept appeal applications directly from candidates, parents or individual teachers.
(ii) Applications will be accepted only from the School Authority. The Principal (or authorised representative), must consider that the examination result attained by the candidate is significantly at variance with the school’s considered judgement of the performance of the candidate concerned at the examination in question. The application form can be downloaded through this link:
Completed, scanned, and submitted to the SEC by the deadline by email.
A valid appeal will require the signature of the Principal certifying that the appeal is warranted as set out at (ii) above.
The application form should state the examination number and name of each candidate for whom an appeal is considered warranted, and the subject and level being appealed. All applications for appeal should be with the school no later than Monday 28th of November 9am, which will allow then be forwarded to the SEC by their cut off time which is no later than 5 p.m. on Wednesday 30th November, 2022.

Transition Year PTM

Using the link below, book your slot for the Transition Year Parent Teacher meeting.

Booking your Parent Teacher Meeting

You must complete the form at this link before 12 noon on Tuesday 8th November.

A printout of times for parent meetings will be provided to students on Tuesday 14th November.

Parents will have the facility to log in again on Tuesday 14th November to see time slots for Thursday's Parent Teacher Meeting. These times will be between 3pm and 5pm on Thursday 17th November 2022.

Due to logistics, parents will not be able to see all teachers.

Parents who do not use the PTMO system to book will not be allocated to an appointment time on Thursday.

Transition Year Trips Information Update

Information for all Transition Year Trips from September 2022 to Oct 2022 can be found in the following document:

TY Trips Sept-Oct Parents information

Transition Year Provisional Calendar

Provisional Calendar - Please note, this is subject to change

Downloadable Pdf Available at this link Provisional Calendar

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Transition Year Trip 2023 - Paris In-school Presentation to Parents

TY Paris Trip

Presentation Wednesday 18th May 2022

The Transition Year Ppt Presentation presented online to Parents/Guardians on May 18th, 2022 is available at this link:TY_Online_18th May


watch the video below:

Parent Presentation Thursday 27th January 2022

A recording of the the Transition Year presentation to parents on Thursday 27th January 2022 can now be viewed below.

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NCCA Transition Year

Work Experience / Areas of Interest

Careers Portal

Careers Portal.PNG

GCC Guidance


DCU Early University entry

App Inventor MIT


Engineers Ireland Steps Programme

Steps Engineering your future Steps.PNG

Transition year Physics experience (TYPE) program School of Physics TCD


RCSI Transition Year MiniMed Programme


Amgen Biotech Experience - Science Discovery in the Classroom

Amgen Biotech Experience -TY 2021

Law Society Solicitors of the Future

Transition Year Programme

Have you any questions about TY? Please fill in the FAQ form at this link: Transition Year Questions

12 2024
Wriggle Store Open
29 2024
First Year Trip to Liliput
30 2024
Second Year Trip
30 2024
5th year Trip
30 2024
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