Junior Certificate

Junior Certificate Information

In 1st year all classes are mixed ability.

In 2nd and 3rd Year Irish English and Mathematics are timetabled at the same time to give students flexibility of level.

There is no streaming so students can reach their full potential in each individual subject.

All other subjects are taught to Honours Level


Junior Certificate Curriculum

Compulsory Subjects:

                        + Irish
                        + English
                        + Maths
                        + History
                        + Geography
                        + Science
                        + C.S.P.E

Compulsory Non Exam Subjects:

                        + Religious Education
                        + Physical Education
                        + Information Technology
                        + Guidance
                        + S.P.H.E

Choice of Subjects for First Year Students:

                        + Home Economics
                        + Materials Technology
                        + Technical Graphics
                        + Art, Craft, Design
                        + Business Studies
                        + French / Spanish
                        + Music

Payments facility

Parents can make payments direct to the school by clicking on the link hereunder to pay for school fees, trips/tours, fundraising events, evening study, transition year, etc.

About Us

Our schools mission is to provide the best possible education based on Christian/Catholic values in partnership with parents and within a caring community. This school incorporates the characteristics of Salesian Education as practised by St John Bosco. Read more...

Don Bosco

John Bosco was born on 16th August, 1815, to the east of Turin. From a very early age he decided that he would dedicate his life to helping young people. Read more...

Contact Information

Salesian Secondary College
Don Bosco Road
Pallaskenry
Co Limerick
V94 WP86

Phone: +353 (061) 393105
Fax: +353 (061) 393298

Reception Opening times
Monday – Friday: 8.30am to 4.30pm

School Opening times
Monday, Wednesday & Friday:
9.00am to 3.20pm

Tuesday & Thursday:
9.00am to 4.00pm

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