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Students Who Appeal Leaving Cert. Grades Unlikely To Receive Results In Time For The New Term.

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Around 3,000 Kildare students are due to receive their results.

A guidance counsellor is warning Leaving Cert students that it's "unlikely" they'll start college in September, if they chose to appeal their results.

Sixth years will receive their results on Friday but won't know if they've secured a place in their chosen course until the following Wednesday.

It's expected points will rise this year, which will increase the number of appeals submitted.

Brian Mooney from the Education Matters Yearbook explains why the appeals process will be slow this year:

 

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