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Nagle Rice - 100% Progression Rate of Leaving Certs to Universities or Institutes of Technology in 2012!


Irish Times on November 21, 2012

Fantastic result for Nagle Rice on the Irish Times Survey, with the school ranked as joint-top in the country for progression of students to universities and Institutes of Technology.


100% of Nagle Rice Leaving Certificate students 2012 progressed to Universities or I.T.s.


This places Nagle Rice with schools at the very top of School League Tables 2012 and as one of 14 schools only in Cork County who achieved 100% progression rate.


Irish Times on November 22nd, 2011

According to the Irish Times Survey (November 22nd), Nagle Rice Secondary School Doneraile ranked as one of the top schools in the country for progression of students to Universities and Institutes of Technology.


82% of Nagle Rice Leaving Certificate students 2011 progressed to Universities or I.T.s (which means 8 out of every 10 students in the school were successful in achieving places in Universities or I.T.s).


This places Nagle Rice with schools at the top of school league tables 2011, with many schools in the country achieving as low as 20%.


Within Cork City and County, Nagle Rice has one of the highest achievements, competing with fee-paying schools and ranking ahead of a number of grind schools. Among the courses being pursued by our students are: Nursing, Primary and Secondary Teaching, Business, Sciences, Engineering and Architecture. Congratulations to all the Nagle Rice Leaving Certificate Students of 2011, their parents and their teachers.



Irish Times on November 18th, 2010

Nagle Rice Secondary School achieved second best school in all of Cork City and County for placement of students in Third Level Colleges.


The report which appeared in the Irish Times on November 18th, 2010 highlighted that Nagle Rice Secondary School came 2nd place in Cork City and County amongst all schools for placement of students in 3rd level colleges.


The school also had the distinction of coming 7th place in the country overall for schools in our category in the placement of students in third level.


Given the fact that Nagle Rice is a small school without the resources of some of the larger schools in the Private Sector, this is a remarkable achievement. Our students have taken up third level places in UCC, UCD, UL and other centres around the country.