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61,000 Leaving Cert. Students Get Their Results Today.

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Around 3,000 Kildare pupils are among them.

Over 61,000 students, around 3,000 in Kildare, will receive their Leaving Cert Results later this morning.

The class of 2021 had the opportunity of receiving accredited grades, sitting the exam or both.

Provisional results will be available from 10am this morning at examinations-dot-ie

Education Minister Norma Foley says this year's students have missed so much in class education due to the Pandemic, but they rose to the challenge

The Leaving Cert results are at a record high, for a second year in a row.

Education Editor with the Irish Times Carl O'Brien outlines the rate of grade inflation.

Leaving Cert exams are to return to the traditional format in 2022.

The Education Minister says she's optimistic about next year's State exams, but says they'll continue to review the situation.

Minister Norma Foley says she understands the students sitting the 2022 exams have also missed a lot of in-class learning.

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