Transition Year

This year is designed to help our students make the transition from Junior Cycle to Senior Cycle. At Kylemore College we help students discover their personal strengths and develop their social, interpersonal and academic skills.

Some Benefits of Transition Year in Kylemore College

  • Add a valuable set of experiences and new skills to your CV.
  • Discover more about your strengths and develop more understanding and confidence about yourself as a person.
  • Build a solid foundation of skills for Leaving Certificate/ Leaving Certificate Applied programmes.
  • Become a more mature person.
  • Enjoy a year filled with different activity based learning experiences.
  • Improved Leaving Certificate and Leaving Certificate Applied results.


Transition Year modules may include:Transition Year activities may include:
English, Irish & MathsBeauty Therapy
French & Business StudiesCareer Day
History & GeographyDevelopmental Days
HorticultureFashion/Talent Shows
Information and Research SkillsField Trips
Information TechnologyGuest Speakers
MusicHealth & Well-Being
P.E. & October EducationLeadership Training
Religion & Personal & Social DevelopmentMarket Day
Woodwork, Mechanics & Home EconomicsStudent Productions