#EnglishP2 – #LC2017 – Art O’Mahony

Art O’Mahony – St Patrick’s Secondary School Castleisland   A chorus of ”ehhh”s filled the exam hall at 2pm as fifteen boys opened up page one of the exam to discover that Horatio and Laertes were being asked for the first time since the mid 90s! At a second glance, the first option was notRead More

#EnglishP2 – #LC2017 – Michelle Chiperi Aivazova

Michelle Chiperi Aivazova – Colaiste Einde Salthill Galway Saying I was scared is an understatement. I kept trying to believe that I wasn’t nervous, but on the way to the exam in the car I felt hot tears spilling down my cheeks. I did study English enough, I was luckier than most people that wereRead More

#EnglishP2 – #LC2017 – Sarah Ní Chonghaile

Sarah Ní Chonghaile – Ratoath College​ Wow just when I thought I had my grade in my grasp paper 2 came along. I’m kidding it was fine but that hamlet question my god it was like a sadistic joke! Disturbing Psychological Thriller, I was very tempted to say that this describes my paper 2 butRead More

#EnglishP2 – #LC2017 – Maeve Richardson

Maeve Richardson – St. Annes Secondary School Tipperary   So like every other student in the country i was very calm going into English paper 2….just kidding I got sick this morning. So I sat into the exam centre and it took every ounce of strength I had not to flick straight to the poetryRead More

#Irish – #JC2017 – Maria Hayes

#JC2017 #Irish Maria Hayes – Scoil Ruáin Killenaule Paper 1 started off as usual, the tape test. It went really well I was able to clearly understand the speaker! When that was finished I went straight to the essay to put myself in a good mood. I wrote about “when my friend and I sawRead More