Mount Sackville Secondary School

Sisters of St.Joseph of Cluny, Chapelizod, Dublin 20

Curriculum

Curriculum

The curriculum is arranged in such away as to provide for an area of choice, while at the same time ensuring a balanced course of instruction.  It is structured to cater for students of varying abilities.  It is not the policy to stream students at Mount Sackville.

Students follow a six year programme comprising a three year Junior Cycle, leading to the Junior Certificate Examination, a  Transition Year and a two year Senior Cycle leading to the Leaving Certificate Examination.

School Day

Registration

8:30 - 8:40

Breaktime

10:00 - 10:10

Lunchtime

12.50 - 1.30

Morning classes

8.40  - 9.20

9:20 - 10:00

Mid-morning classes

10:10 - 10.50

10.50 - 11:30

11:30 - 12:10 

12:10 - 12:50

Afternoon classes*

1.30 - 2:10

2:10 - 2:50

2:50 - 3:30


 Extra-Curricular Programme 3.45 - 5.30pm

*On Wednesdays the school day finishes at 12.50pm