Kilkee Teacher Says Definitive Date For Leaving Certificate Results Will Reduce Stress For Students

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Clare’s ASTI representative says confirmation of a definitive date for this years Leaving Certificate results will significantly reduce exam stress for students.

The Minister For Education, Norma Foley has announced that Leaving Cert students will receive their grades on the 25th of August.

Last year, results were distributed in the first week of September, placing first year college students in an uphill battle to secure accommodation, as 2nd, 3rd & 4th year academics would already have returned to third level at this juncture.


Kilkee Community College Teacher, Geraldine O’Brien says the timely release of the results levels the playing field for students.

You can listen to the full interview below.