Minister for Education Norma Foley congratulated the 61,000 Leaving Cert and LCA students receiving their results today.
She said that the students have reached this significant milestone in their education journey and that alone is an ‘enormous achievement’.
“I would like to take this opportunity to thank your families, your teachers and your school communities for the support they have shown you over the course of your Senior Cycle pathway,” she said.
“Throughout your school journey, each of you will have learned so much and will have developed a myriad of talents. Be proud of that. Now begins the next exciting chapter in your lives.”