Moate Community School, Church St. Moate, Co. Westmeath.
Tel: (090) 6481350 , Fax: (090) 6482133, Email: mcsadmin@eircom.net
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
   
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WHAT IS IT?

One Year Educational Programme which helps students make the transition into Senior Cycle-First introduced in 1986/1987 now taught in most 2nd level schools in the Country.

FOR WHOM?

All students who have completed the Junior Cycle Education.
COURSE CONTENT
SUBJECT INCLUDE:
English
Irish
Mathematics
Sciences (Physics, Chemistry, Biology)
Modern Languages
Geography (Environmental Studies)
Art
Woodwork
Mini-Company
Home Economics (Craft/Culinary Skills)
Business Studies
Accountying
History 
Religious
Physical Education
SPHE
Young Social Innovators
European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL)
Activities

  • Swimming
  • Horseriding
  • Bowling
  • Personal Fitness
  • GAA

Tours
September / October:         Activity trip to Horizon, Westport Woods Hotel.  www.horizonireland.com/
April/May      Trip open to all Transition Years                           


Opportunities for students:

  • School Catering Team
  • Journalistic Reporting
  • Student Care Team
  • Mentors
  • Prefects
  • Green Schools Committee
  • Games Committee
  • Debating

Work Experience  
2 one week placements during the year, students get the opportunity to discover the world of work. 

Certification
School and Institute based
Outside examining boards include:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   
 
 

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