Letter from Minister for Education to parents/guardians

Further to the public announcement in relation to the reopening of schools, please see a letter from the Minister of Education we have been asked to distribute to parents/guardians.

* On Monday 1st March final year Leaving Certificate students will return to in-school provision.


* Monday 15th March is the target date for the return to in-school provision fifth year Leaving Certificate students. This date will be reviewed during the period following 1 March.


* Monday 12th April, following the Easter break is the target date for the return to in-school education for the rest of post-primary students – first to fourth year students


* Remote teaching and learning provision for students in each category will cease once in-person teaching and learning provision commences for each group of students.

Letter to parents and guardians 24th Feb