The following has been published by the D.E.S

When does tuition to final year Leaving Certificate students cease, given that calculated grades are being put in place?

As of 11 May 2020, tuition (whether online or in other ways) ceased for sixth-year leaving certificate students. This applies to the Leaving Certificate established, Leaving Certificate Applied (LCA) and Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme (LCVP).

No additional work will be accepted from students from this date. Teachers and students may not discuss the student’s achievement in the subject over the past two years. Nor can they discuss the student’s ranking in a class, or their estimated mark or the level at which an estimated mark is to be provided in a subject.

However, students remain students of the school until the end of the school term. In terms of the school’s role in supporting the wellbeing of Leaving Certificate students, the role of the Student Support Team as set out in the guidance issued recently to schools, should remain available until the end of the school term. You can access links to the supports provided by the National Education Psychological Service (NEPS).

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Selskar College notes the announcement by the Minister for Education Joe McHugh.

The details of his statement are at this link:  https://www.education.ie/en/Press-Events/Press-Releases/2020-press-releases/PR20-05-08.html

Selskar College awaits further clarification on the procedures to be followed and will communicate with students, parents and guardians without delay when that clarification is received.