Transition Year

This is a one year programme offered to students between the Junior and Leaving Certificate.

It is designed to help students develop their academic and technical skills; to enable students to be more mature; make better decisions both within and outside school and be more innovative and responsible.

How to Apply

Applicants for the Transition Year Programme are selected on the basis of age, maturity, motivation and application. Applicants may also face an interview process. In addition to traditional subjects, transition year students particpate in a wide range of interesting modules such as:

  • Wheelchair Basketball
  • Learn to Drive
  • Rudby Coaching
  • Chinese Studies
  • Study Skills
  • Work Experience
  • Law Day
  • Rugby
  • Engineering

Transition Year students have the opportunity to take part in a foreign trip.