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Transition Year 2019/20

Assessment & Reporting Schedule for 2019/2020 GCS




Transition Year 19/20

Year Head


Ms. M. Hession

Parent Teacher Meeting


Tuesday November19th 2019.

Continuous Assessment Period(s)



Class Based Assessments (CBAs)






Student will complete formal exams in Irish, English, Maths and their Fifth-Year option subjects week beginning 16th December (timetable to follow). All other TY modules will be awarded credits.

Online Reports expected:

Mid Year

End of Year



Wednesday January 15th 2020.

Wednesday June 17th 2020

Work Experience



Three 1-week work experiences:

11th -15th November 2019.

3rd-7th February 2020.

4-8th May 2020.

Grading /Credits


Student will be awarded credits for modules completed as part of Transition Year programme. The award is based on the percentage of overall credits achieved.

Distinction – 85%-100% total credits

Merit- 60%-84%

Pass- 40%-59%

Unsuccessful- <40%




Glenamaddy Community School, Church Street, Glenamaddy, Via Castlerea, Co. Roscommon, F45KF50


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