Welcome to
Our Lady's College Galway

P: 091 563495
W: info@ourladyscollegegalway.ie

Presentation Road, Galway City

Transition Year

Transition Year (TY) is a one-year programme after the Junior Cycle and before the Leaving Certificate programme.
Students follow school-designed courses in core subjects and have opportunities to explore new subjects which may later be taken to Leaving Certificate level.

It provides a one-year personal exploratory journey in which the students can learn more about themselves – their talents, abilities and attitudes to others and to society in general.

TY offers fantastic opportunities for students to be involved in experiential learning in a wide variety of subject areas:

  • GAISCE – The President’s Award
  • Face Buddies
  • Voluntary Work Experience
  • Industrial Work Experience
  • Career Guidance
  • World Wise Schools Programme
  • Work Shadowing
  • Mentoring
  • Paired Reading
  • Outreach Art Projects
  • Mini Company
  • Enterprise Education

TY Class of 2017 – “Dancing Queens” Show

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Delphi 2016

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Face Buddies

Upcoming Events
  1. School Closed

    May 7
  2. State Exams Start

    June 6 @8:00 am - 5:00 pm