CBS Thurles Secondary School 

                  Scoil na mBráithre Críostaí Durlas


 "Promoting full personal and social developement in caring Christian communities of learning and teaching." Edmund Rice Schools Trust.

Junior Cycle


New Junior Cycle Explained

The new Junior Cycle involves some changes to Assessment and Reporting.  We be holding information evenings in relation to these changes.

Junior Cycle Programme

Junior Cycle is a three-year programme. Students study nine for their JCPA. English, Irish and Maths can be taken at higher or ordinary level. All other subjects are offered at common level only.

Core Subjects:

Irish, English, Mathematics, History, Geography, Religious Education, Science CSPE and SPHE.

Option Subjects

Business Studies, German, French, Visual Art, Music, Wood Technology, Graphics.

Students will experience a taster programme in all option subjects up to Christmas when they will then choose three option subjects to sit for their Junior cycle.

Sunday, August 09, 2020