All Oral and Practical State exams cancelled

Updated: Apr 23

All students will now receive full marks in these areas. There are many schools across Ireland that have set up various communication and online tools for students so if you have any queries or questions contact your school.



All oral and practical exams that were due to take place between the 23rd of March and the 3rd of April have been cancelled by the Department of Education.


The reason they have been cancelled is due to school closures and as a safety precaution in order to stop the spread of the Coronavirus.


The following exams have been cancelled:


  • Practical performances in Leaving Cert Music

  • Oral tests in Leaving Cert Irish and the Modern Languages of French, German, Spanish, Italian, Japanese and Russian

  • Practical performance in Junior Cert Music and Home Economics.


All students will now receive full marks in these areas. There are many schools across Ireland that have set up various communication and online tools for students so if you have any queries or questions contact your school.