State Exams information for students and parents

State Exams Protocol

  • Full school uniform is the dress code for state exams (not your PE one).
  • On the first morning be in school 40 minutes before the first exam starts. Go to your exam centre straight away.
  • For all the remaining exams be in your exam centre 15 minutes before the exam is due to start.
  • No phones or smart watches allowed…you can leave these with the attendants who will be outside the exam centres. You can collect them after the exam.
  • No food in the exam centre however you may bring in water. Please have a breakfast.
  • You will not be allowed to borrow items so have everything you need.
  • As papers are scanned for marking please write within the margins on the answer scripts.
  • You have to write in black or blue pen so be sure you have a supply of these. No tipex, gel pens or highlighters to be used.

           Best of Luck!


The state exams 2023 have sent the following information for students and parents.

LC Exam Timetable

JC Exam Timetable

Online marking circular 2023

Circular S242023 Deferred Exams Arrangements

Information for candidates and parents re deferred LC

TY trip to the American Ambassador’s residence

Sincere thanks to US Ambassador Claire Cronin for welcoming St. Anne’s students to her residence this morning providing them with a unique educational experience. A short tour of the Ambassador’s Residence was followed by a discussion between the students and the Ambassador on topics ranging from US-Irish relations, leadership and educational opportunities. An exciting and memorable event for all students.

French student Aurelian Chadouard playing for the American Ambassador Claire Cronin. American ambassador Claire Cronin, speading to St. Anne’s students and pictured outside the ambassador’s residence.



St. Anne’s PE Uniform Shop ready for orders
St. Anne’s PE Uniform Shop ready for orders

St. Anne’s have their new PE uniform available to buy and available to collect from school in August. The PE uniform must be worn by all students from 1st to 6th year. Click here to access the shop for orders.

Packs available which include: Half Zip, T-Shirt and Skinny pants or leggings for €70.

Individual items are also available:

Half Zip – €35

T-Shirt – €25

Skinny Pants – €25

Leggings – €35

Shorts –  €20

The online shop closes Monday 20th June 2022. All orders will be delivered to St. Anne’s the second week of August. See to place an order. 

Minister Simon Harris visits

We were very happy to welcome back Minister Simon Harris TD to our school this week on his first stop of his Clare tour. On his visit to St Anne’s Community College, he met Senior Cycle students, to discuss the changes to the CAO website, and wider third level/further education options. He also met and congratulated TY student Gráinne Scullane on being recently crowned Shannon Region Junior Chef of the Year 2022.

The school were delighted to show him around our new school building with it’s brand new state of the art facilities that have made teaching and learning more accessible for all. See below some of the pictures from Minister Harris’ visit.


Success at the Clare County Enterprise Finals

St Anne’s reap the awards with success at the Clare County Enterprise 


The student enterprise competition runs every year by the LEO and is open to students in three different categories Junior, Intermediate and Senior. This year students in TY mini company and all second years business students created products for the annual Christmas trade fair.

These students who represented the school in the county final over the past two days have done a lot of work over the past few months to prepare for the event.

Awards on the day

Overall two second year groups were awarded Best Sales and Best Innovation. The Senior group a musical moment won Best Innovation.

This is a great achievement but everyone who took part showed great entrepreneurial skills and they will continue to grow their products for next year.


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St. Anne's Community College
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