Junior Cerificate - Coláiste Rís

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Junior Certificate Subjects
In the first three years of study leading to the Junior Certificate we offer our students a wide range of subjects. In the current first year all students study:

  • Mathematics
  • Irish
  • English
  • History
  • Geography
  • Business Studies
  • Religion
  • C.S.P.E. (Civic, Social and Political Education)
  • P.E.
  • Computers
  • Science
  • S.P.H.E. (Social Personal & Health Education)

We have introduced subject sampling in first year.  All studentss get to choose four subjects from the following five:

  • Art
  • Music
  • Material Technology (Wood)
  • Technical Graphics
  • Home Economics

In addition all students get to choose a language from the following three:

This range of subjects is very comprehensive and every effort is made to satisfy all students. These options will be given and fully discussed at the First Year Information Night in May so parents can enable their sons and daughters to make an informed decision. 

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