Junior Certificate of Education (JCE)
is a JCE?
Junior Certificate of Education is a school based junior schooling
qualification awarded to eligible students at the end of Year 9 on successful
completion of the junior phase of learning.
At Ormeau Woods
SHS, the JCE has
been strategically designed with 3 aspects in mind:
As an explicit framework to track student progress and engagement
A tool to enable students to self-regulate their own learning through a
systemic cycle of inquiry
Recognition of students readiness to embark on their Senior Schooling
How the JCE Works
For a student to be
awarded a JCE they will need to achieve a significant amount of learning, at a
set standard – including being literate and numerate. This requires achieving a
‘C’ standard or higher in a number of core and elective subjects across 2
Semesters in Year 9.
To be awarded the
Ormeau Woods SHS Junior Certificate of Education (JCE) students must at the
completion of Year 9:
Year 7 and 8 will
be regarded as transition years where students will track their results, but
only credits achieved in Semester 1 and 2 of Year 9 will be used to achieve the
Download JCE flyer for detailed information on the Junior Certificate of Education.
For further information please access the video below.