A crucial element of Leaving Certificate success is choosing the combination of subjects that enables you to achieve maximum points. At The Academy, we allow students to select from a vast array of subjects all taught by our expert team of teachers.

In keeping with our policy of full transparency, we invite any student interested in taking up a place at ‘The Academy’ the opportunity to try any of our weekly grinds free of charge prior to enrolling in our full-time school. This enables students to get a full insight into exactly who are teachers are and how they teach their individual subjects. This provides students with the peace of mind knowing that when they sign up to our full-time school they will be taught by the best.

Please see below subjects available for students:

AccountingDesign & Communication GraphicsIrish
Agricultural ScienceEconomicsMathematics
Applied MathematicsEnglishMusic (includes practicals)
ArtFrenchPhysics (includes practicals)
Biology (includes practicals)GeographyPolitics (5th Year only)
BusinessGermanReligious Education
Chemistry (includes practicals)HistorySpanish
Classical StudiesHome Economics (includes practicals)


If you are interested in attending our full-time school but want to sample the quality of our teaching first, call us on 01 442 4442 and we can arrange for you to attend one of our weekly grinds classes free of charge.

For families looking to attend an Open Evening at The Dublin Academy of Education, please select one of the following dates and complete the form below:

  • Thursday 21st March at 7:00pm – 8:15pm
  • Thursday 9th May at 7:00pm – 8:15pm