MINISTER McHUGH DELIGHTED WITH LEAVING CERT IRISH RESULTS

first_imgMinister Joe McHughMinister of State for Gaeltacht Affairs, Joe McHugh has welcomed today’s Leaving Certificate results which showed a 7% increase in the number of students taking the Higher Level Irish examination.Almost 19,500 students sat the higher level exam this year, compared to about 18,100 last year and 16,700 in 2013. More than 88% of students who took the exam this year scored Grade C or higher.Minister of State McHugh said: “I am delighted to see the continuing growth in the number of students taking the Higher Level Irish paper in the Leaving Cert. “These reflect the excellent work being done in Gaelscoileanna, Gaelcholáistí and other schools.“I would like to take this opportunity to congratulate all the students who sat this year’s Leaving Certificate and to wish them well for the future.” MINISTER McHUGH DELIGHTED WITH LEAVING CERT IRISH RESULTS was last modified: August 12th, 2015 by John2Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:Acting Chief Fire Officer Joe McTaggartirishLeaving certResultslast_img read more