14 Nov 2019

Last year approximately 6,000 students dropped out of their first year in third level college. Startling!
Is your son or daughter a 4th, 5th or 6th yr Leaving Certificate student?  In applying for third level colleges do you and they understand the whole CAO process? Our School Principal and Guidance Counsellor Karl Hegarty will present an informative talk for parents in your Local Library on the following dates: (Students also welcome).

The Talks are free of charge and must be booked in advance with the relevant library.

Tullamore Library:   Wednesday 6th November 10.30am.
(Booking: (057) 9346 832 ,  e-mail:

Naas Library:  Tuesday 12th November 7.00pm.
(Booking: 045 879 111,   e-mail:

Newbridge Library:  Monday 18th November  7.00pm.
(Booking: 045 448 353,  e-mail:

Portarlington Library:  Wednesday 20th November 6.30pm.
(Booking: 057 8643 751  e-mail:

Tullamore Library:    Thursday 21st November 6.30pm.
(Booking: (057) 9346 832 ,  e-mail:

Mountmellick Library:  Friday 22nd November 10.00am.
(Booking: 057 8644 572 e-mail:

Carlow Library:  Tuesday 26th November 6.30pm.
(Booking:  059 9129 705)

Portlaoise Library:  Wed 27th November 6.30pm.
(Booking: 057 862 2333 e-mail:

Athy Library:  To be confirmed 7.00pm.
(Booking: 045 980 555 ,  e-mail:

Kildare Town Library: Thursday 23rd January 7.00pm.
(Booking: 045 520 235,  e-mail:

The presentation will be based around the CAO process, explanation of the application process, how and when to apply and deadlines. Karl will also briefly mention UCAS, UNICAS and the PLC courses. The talk will run for 45 minutes. There will be an opportunity for private questions at the end. (Your son or daughter is also very welcome).

CAO Talk at Local Library - Free - Leinster Senior College