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Latest Circulars

ID Title Download
0037/2015 Leaving Certificate Music for the cohort commencing stu... 
            download Leaving Certificate Music for the cohort commencing study in August 2015 and presenting for examination in 2017
0036/2015 Revised assessment arrangements for the practical cours... 
            download Revised assessment arrangements for the practical coursework for Leaving Certificate Home Economics (Scientific & Social) for the cohort commencing study in August 2015 and presenting for examination in 2017 and thereafter
0035/2015 Revision to Assessment Arrangements for Leaving Certifi... 
            download Revision to Assessment Arrangements for Leaving Certificate Art for first examination in 2018
0034/2015 Assessment Instruments (including tests and web-based r... 
            download Assessment Instruments (including tests and web-based resources) approved for use for guidance and/or learning support in post-primary schools from May 2015 until further notice
0033/2015 Updating and simplifying the manner in which schools ca... 
            download Updating and simplifying the manner in which schools can maintain pupil enrolment and attendance records (Clárleabhar, Leabhar Rolla and Leabhar Tinrimh Laethúil) following the introduction of the Primary Online Database (POD)

Latest Forms

ID Title Download
Resource 2015/2016 Application for Part-time Resource Teaching Posts 2015-... 
            download Application for Part-time Resource Teaching Posts 2015-16 School Year
CID11a Application For Department Sanction For The Award To A ... 
            download Application For Department Sanction For The Award To A Teacher, For The First Time Of A Contract Of Indefinite Duration (CID) In The 2015/16 School Year Under The Terms Of Circular 0024/2015
CID 2b Application For Department Sanction For The Award To A ... 
            download Application For Department Sanction For The Award To A Teacher Of A Further Contract Of Indefinite Duration (CID) In The 2015/16 School Year Under The Terms Of Circular 0023/2015
CID 2a Application for Department Sanction for the Award to a ... 
            download Application for Department Sanction for the Award to a Teacher for the first time, of a Contract of Indefinite Duration (CID) in the 2015/16 School Year under terms of Circular 0023/2015
Grant Aid Claim form for the payment of Grant Aid 
            download Claim form for the payment of Grant Aid