Students due to complete Leaving Certificate, Leaving Certificate Applied (LCA) and Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme (LCVP) examinations in 2020 should follow the advice and guidance issued by the Department of Education and Skills. All information relating to the process for 2020, including information regarding the system for Calculated Grades, is contained online at gov.ie/leavingcertificate.
The online portal for candidates launched on 26 May 2020 at 10am. The portal, which allows candidates to select appropriate assessment level(s), will remain open until 28 May 2020 at 10pm. The NPCPP would encourage students to login early to this platform, to ensure there is sufficient time to complete the relevant elements.
The following items will be required to gain access to the online portal:
– Their Examination Number
– Their Personal Public Service number (PPS), which they will use to create a four-digit Personal Identification Number
– An Email address
– A Mobile phone number
Additionally, the documents below may provide some guidance:
Calculated Grades Student Portal – Before You Start Guide
Letter to Students re Calculated Grades Student Portal
Information will be sent to candidates on an individual basis, from the Department of Education and Skills.
Additional information for those in sixth year is available from the National Centre for Guidance in Education, both online at ncge.ie/covid-19/support/post-primary/LC2020 and through the following documents:
Irish version NCGE- Sixth Year Tips Sheet 2020
NCGE- Sixth Year Tips Sheet 2020