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# Leaving Certificate

This year
‘Barbie’ movie to be on Leaving Cert English curriculum in 2026
Last year
Decision to hold Leaving Cert oral exams over Easter break will bring 'unnecessary' stress, unions say
Leaving Cert grade inflation needs to be unwound in coming years, Minister says
Leaving Cert results: Grades adjusted upwards again due to pandemic disruption for students
Simon Harris says Leaving Cert isn't 'cruel' but there is 'an obsession with the points race'
Leaving Cert: Commentary over higher-level maths paper one 'will be considered during marking'
Quiz: How well do you remember Leaving Certificate syllabus?
The Explainer: What is it like to sit the Leaving Cert in 2023?
Leaving Cert 2023: Students begin exams with 'well-pitched and broadly appealing' paper
Over 130,000 students begin state examinations today - most sitting their first one ever
Quiz: How much do you know about Macbeth?
CAO Round One offers to be released on 30 August
Leaving Cert results to be issued on 25 August in 'significant step towards pre-pandemic norms'
Leaving Cert students ask Foley to keep 'no cliff edge' vow - and avoid clash with Harry Styles gig
All time
‘I’m over the moon’: Dublin student gets top mark of 625 in Leaving Certificate
Delay in issuing Leaving Cert results 'will cause huge levels of additional stress and worry'
Poll: Should there be a moratorium on reporting about the Leaving Cert while it's on?
Explainer: What changes are being made to the Leaving Certificate?
Leaving Cert to go ahead on exams-only basis this year as minister rules out accredited grades
Leaving Cert oral exams and practical music exams to be deferred until Easter break
Nearly 1,500 students receive first higher education offer in second CAO round
Higher education minister questions if Leaving Cert is ‘right way to go’
Over 55,000 people offered place in CAO Round One - points rise in teaching, business and health
Simon Harris: It's time to end the Leaving Cert points race in Ireland
Simon Harris TD
From Ancient Greek to Accounting: Leaving Cert results by numbers
Leaving Cert: Top grades significantly higher on last year as students get their results
Education minister says oral exam marking is still 'ongoing' after concerns students were treated unfairly
Quiz: How well do you remember Leaving Cert syllabus?
D-Day for some 55,000 students as Leaving Certificate exams get under way
Poll: Do you still have the 'Leaving Cert nightmare'?
Leaving Cert students praised for ‘resilience and goodwill’ ahead of exams
Face masks, pods and a two-metre rule: This is how the Leaving Cert exams will work this year
'Frustration' as Leaving Cert students in Limerick to miss written exams due to Covid outbreak
Leaving Cert 2021: Results to be delayed until September for second year in a row
Nearly 40% of Leaving Cert students have chosen not to sit the Irish exam this year
Schools allocated supports to appoint aides to oversee Leaving Certificate admin for 50 days
Poll: Does the Leaving Certificate need to be completely reformed?
Reform needed on Leaving Certificate and CAO application, says higher education minister
320,000 pupils to return to school from next week - the full plan for sending children back to education
Leaving Cert students say they are relieved with clarity and choice, but some issues remain