13 September, 2017 – Minister Halligan congratulates over 61,000 students who receive their Junior Certificate/Cycle results today

The Minister for Training, Skills, Innovation and Research and Development, John Halligan, T.D., today congratulated the 61,654 students who received their Junior Certificate/Cycle results.

The Minister said, “Students receiving their results today should be proud of their achievements and use the experience as a foundation as they move onto the next stage in their education.  As Minister for Training, Skills, Innovation and Research and Development, I hope that the Junior Certificate/Cycle students will continue to engage with our education system to fulfil their potential.”

The Minister concluded by thanking families and teachers for their support of the students, acknowledging the important role they played in today’s results.

The results will be available in schools today and available on-line from 4 pm on www.examinations.ie

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