Science

The specification for Junior Cycle Science is based on heightening and promoting student knowledge of science through a unifying strand, namely, the Nature of Science and integrally linked strands to this, namely, the Physical World, Chemical World, Biological World and Earth and Space. The maximum number will not exceed 24 pupils.

Tours include:

  • 1st Year Trip to the Explorium- National Sport and Science Centre
  • TY Science Trip to the European Space Agency

Activities and Events:

  • Scifest
  • BT Young Scientist
  • Science Week

Department Staff:

Dermot Blaney, Eimear Darcy, Sarah Fitzpatrick, Tom Tierney, Aoife Millea, Trevor McDonnell, Michal Kavanagh, Eleanor Kennedy

Useful websites:

https://www.scoilnet.ie

www.studyclix.ie

https://sciencejournalforkids.org

https://phet.colorado.edu