Our extra-curricular programme for 2021/22 is now fully up and running. Please see our Extra-curricular webpage for further details of days, times and venues for each activity. Thanks to our wonderful staff for giving freely of their time to add to our students wider experience of a positive educational environment and thanks to our parents who fund any costs of these activities through the voluntary contribution scheme.
Please find below an update from Public Health with useful advice for parents:
Thank you for the many queries about the Admissions process to 1st year 2022. As determined by the Admissions Act, our Admissions Policy and Annual Admissions Notice will be published online near the end of September and our application form for 1st year 2022 will be made available online from 1st October. Parents/guardians will have a 3 week window to return the application form to the front office and receive a receipt of application. We usually hold an Open day every second year, but last year we could only hold a virtual open day due to the pandemic. This year we will arrange to provide online resources and videos to help potential students and parents/guardians discover more about our school and choice of subjects for 1st years.
As details are being announced for the Leaving Certificate process for 2021 we will continue to update you.
Link to recent announcements from Department of Education about LC2021, LCA2021 and JC 20201: here.
Minister Foley’s announcement on 17th February: here.
Leaving Certificate Examinations Timetable here.
Leaving Certificate Applied Examinations Timetable here.
We will continue the process of working together as a school community during these challenging times. Further details will be made available to staff, students and parents/guardians when they have been released by the Department and the State Examinations Commission.
Ms Clarke has made a short video message to support and motivate 1st years students and to advise parents/guardians about keeping up good learning habits at home while making space for wellbeing:
Click here to watch the message.
Click here to watch the 2nd year message from Ms Casey
Well done for your engagement in the last two weeks of remote learning. Ms Birnie has recorded a short message for you all to thank you and to pass on advice from all of the staff in Lucan Community College. We miss you and are thinking of you all and look forward to seeing you back in the college again soon. Don’t forget to thank your parents and guardians for all they are doing to help you to study and learn from home. These are challenging times for everyone and every act and word of kindness helps to make things a little better. Take care and stay safe.
We are delighted to publish the first draft of our Remote Learning Plan for students, parents and guardians.
Please read it carefully. We will seek feedback from students and parents shortly and update it as needed.
Please click on the Remote Learning tab on the website to access all information. We have also included the previous resources uploaded during our previous period of Remote Learning for Students and for Teachers in sub-menus.