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Senior Cycle

Fifth year and sixth year present students with the challenges of the Leaving Certificate programme of studies. In general, students sit seven subjects in the Leaving Certificate Examination though some choose to take an eighth subject.

The following are the core subjects studied by all students at Senior Cycle:
Irish, English, Mathematics, Religious Education, P.E. and Careers.

In addition, students select four subjects for the following list of optional subjects:
History, Geography, French, German, Spanish, Art, Music, Biology, Physics, Chemistry, Home Economics (Social & Scientific), Accounting, Economics and Business.

Dedicated Loreto French site is available for registered students – click here