‘CREATING, CONNECTING, COMMUNICATING’   Members of Department: HOD: Mrs Ann O’Neill Co-Ord. KS3: Mrs Ann O’Neill Mrs Mary Gavin Mrs Claire Ferguson Ms SarahJane Fahy Miss Lisa Ryan Miss Catherine Comiskey The aims of our department are to help students to: • Communicate effectively in speech and writing • Understand, select and use relevant information […]


GCSE – English Introduction Pupils take a combined course in GCSE English Language and English Literature (CCEA). The new GCSE English Language specification, introduced in 2017 encourages students to explore and respond, both imaginatively and critically, to a variety of texts. Students use reading to improve their writing skills. They also enhance their understanding of […]


A Level – English Literature   Introduction In Loreto we deliver the CCEA English Literature specification. This course provides an opportunity to study a wide range of Irish and international literature. It will give you the opportunity to explore an important part of your own cultural heritage and to deepen your understanding, not only of […]