Special Video Message for Students in Post Primary Schools by President Michael D. Higgins

President Michael D. Higgins has issued special video messages for students in post-primary institutions.

In his message to the students, the President acknowledged the disruptions to students’ lives, and thanked students for their cooperation and patience in these testing times.

Click here to listen to the President’s message:


Click here to read the President’s message

Secondary Schools – Message from the President

– Audio: https://soundcloud.com/presidentirl/address-post-primary-students-from-president-michael-d-higgins-may-2021

D’eisigh an tUachtarán Mícheál D. Ó hUigínn físteachtaireacht speisialta do mhic léinn in institiúidí iar-bhunscoile.

Ina theachtaireacht do na mic léinn, d’aithin an tUachtarán na nithe a chuir isteach ar shaolta na mac léinn, agus ghabh sé buíochas leo as a gcomhoibrithe agus a bhfoighne le linn na tréimhse deacra seo.

Brúigh anseo le cloisteáil le theachtaireacht an Uachtaráin: https://youtu.be/tFx3xRERxIE


Fuaime: https://soundcloud.com/presidentirl/teachtaireacht-do-dhaltai-iar-bhunscoile-on-uachtaran-micheal-d-o-huiginn



Please see below links to the Further adjustments to the written examinations, Leaving Certificate, 2021 document.  This will also be published on the State Examinations Commission website at www.examinations.ie and on gov.ie/leavingcertificate2021.

Further Adjustments – Leaving Cert 2021 – EV



Exceptional arrangements for the completion and authentication of Coursework 2021 due to COVID-19

The SEC has published important information in relation to exceptional arrangements for the completion and authentication of Coursework for Leaving Certificate and Junior Cycle candidates in 2021 owing to COVID 19.

The relevant information can be accessed by clicking https://www.examinations.ie/misc-doc/BI-EX-33909957.pdf