Oral and practical examinations for state examinations have been cancelled in an announcement by Minister for Education and Skills Joe McHugh TD (Thursday 19 March 2020). These assessments were due to take place from March 23 until April 3, and students who were to take these assessments will now be awarded full marks for this section of the examination.
The subjects affected in Loreto College are as follows:
– Modern Foreign Languages (French, German, Spanish) and Irish
– The pratical performance component of Music
– The practical performance compoment of Junior Certificate Music and Home Economics
The announcement also detailed that project work deadlines have been extended from April until May 15.