IMG_0759Leinster Senior College also offers weekly grinds for Junior and Leaving Certificate students from the Naas, Newbridge and Kildare areas. Tuition is offered in small groups on a weekly basis over 10 weeks.

Grinds classes are designed to address the areas of difficulty a student may be experiencing in individual subjects with :

  • Comprehensive subject notes
  • Guidance on maximising grades
  • Exam paper analysis
  • Practice of exam style questions

September to December 2018 – Grind Classes

The new term of Grinds begins the week of Monday 17th September 2018. (Places available). Each subject runs for 10 weeks for a price of €300. If you wish to attend or require further information please contact us here with your details and choices, or Tel. 045 487 811, or email Payment in full (by cheque or cash) may be made to the teacher at the first session. If the subject you wish to study is not listed below please call us to discuss possible inclusion. (Some LC grinds may also be suitable for 5th or transition years. Contact us to discuss).

(Details of REVISION COURSES during Christmas and Easter Holidays here)

Subjects Covered

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> Leaving Cert


Economics - By Appointment
Business By Appointment
Accounting - Monday 4.50pm to 5.50pm
English - Tuesday 4.50pm to 5.50pm
Art Portfolio - Saturday from 12.10pm
Chemistry - Monday 5.50pm to 6.50pm
German - Wednesday 4.50pm to 5.50pm
French - Wednesday 5.50pm to 6.50pm
Agricultural Science - Wednesday 4.50pm to 5.50pm
Biology - Thursdays 4.50pm to 5.50pm
Geography (H) - Thursday 4.50pm to 5.50pm
History (H) - Thursday 5.50pm to 6.50pm
Irish (H) for 6th Yrs- Thursdays 5.50pm - 6.50pm
Irish (H) for FIFTH YEARS - Wednesday 14.40pm - 15.40pm
Spanish - 6th & 5th Yrs - Tuesday 5.50pm to 6.50pm
Maths (H) 5th Yrs- Friday 5.50pm to 6.50pm - Starting 14th Sept
Maths (H) 6th Yrs- Friday 4.50pm to 5.50pm - Starting 14th Sept
Maths (O) 6th Yrs- Friday 5.50pm to 6.50pm - Starting 14th Sept

> Junior Cert

Maths - Monday 4.50pm to 5.50
Irish / Gaeilge - Thursdays 4.50pm
English - By appointment
French - By Appointment


HPAT Preparation - Saturdays 9.00am - 11.00am


  • Each subject runs for 10 weeks for a price of €300.
  • The weeks that the grinds are running are listed below.

Dates of Grinds (Week beginning)

September 2018 October 2018 November / December 2018
WEEK 1 – 17th September
WEEK 2 – 24th September
WEEK 3 –  1st October
WEEK 4 –  8th October
WEEK 5 – 15th October
WEEK 6 –  5th November
WEEK 7 – 12th November
WEEK 8 – 19th November
WEEK 9 – 26th November
WEEK 10 – 3rd December
Grinds - Leinster Senior College