Junior Certificate

All students in Collinstown Park Community College follow the three year Junior Certificate Program.

The new Junior Cycle program is being phased in over a number of years. First Year students started the new Junior Certificate English program in 2014-2015 and were examined in June 2017. First year students started the Business Studies and Science courses in 2016-2017. First year students started the new Irish course this September.

All students take English, Maths, Irish, History & Geography (or Environmental and Social Studies), Religion, CSPE and SPHE, Physical Education.  Students choose three subjects from the list below:

  • Art
  • Business
  • French
  • Home Economics
  • Metalwork
  • Music
  • Spanish
  • Woodwork

 

CBA Calendar 2021/2022

3rd Years

Subject CBA Date SLAR Completed By Results Submitted
Art 27th Sept – 18th Oct 23rd Oct 1st Nov
Irish       1st November – 12th Nov 19th Nov 26th Nov
English Nov 22nd – 10th Dec 17th Dec 22nd Dec
French Sep 28th – 8th Oct 15th Oct 22nd Oct
Geography Nov 22nd – 10th Dec 17th Dec 22nd Dec
Home Economics Nov – Jan January January
Science 10th Jan – 28th Jan 4th Feb 11th Feb
Wood Technology Jan 31st – 18th Feb 25th Feb 4th March
Metalwork Ongoing-Oct 8th 22nd Oct 29th Oct
Music Feb 28th – March 18th March 25th 1st April
Science Feb 28th – March 18th March 25th 1st April
Maths March 21st – 8th April April 29th 6th May
CSPE Feb 28th – March 18th March 25th 1st April
History March 21 – 8th April April 29th 6th May
Religion Completed Completed N/A
Business Completed Completed N/A

2nd Years

Subject CBA Date SLAR Completed By Results Submitted
Geography Nov 1st – 19th Nov 26th Nov 3rd Dec
Music  Nov –  May 25th May 27th May
Wood Technology Nov 8th – 26th Nov 3rd Dec 10th Dec
Metalwork Nov 8th – 26th Nov 3rd Dec 10th Dec
Science Nov 22nd – 10th Dec 17th Dec 22nd Dec
Home Economics Nov – Jan January January
Art (CBA1) 10th Jan – 4th Feb 11th Feb 18th Feb
Business Jan 31st – 18th Feb 25th Feb 4th March
Maths Feb 28th – 18th March 25th March 1st April
MFL Nov 8th – 26th Nov 3rd Dec 10th Dec
History March 21 – 8th April 29th April 6th May
P.E March 21 – 8th April 29th April 6th May
English 25th April – 13th May 20th May 27th May
Religion 25th April – 13th May 20th May 27th May