Leaving Cert Parents – Information Evening

Where: Presentation Secondary School Wexford
When: Thursday 24th January 2019 at 7pm
Guest Speakers:
Catherine O’Connor Education Consultant at Trinity College Dublin and author of “Cracking the College Code”
You can expect to get lots of tips and advice about:
  • Making informed choices
  • Life before and after the CAO
  • How to hit the ground running
  • Changing systems and relationships
  • Why students are successful at college
  • Why students drop out
  • Learning to managing the social and academic demands of college life
  • Day to day life in college
  • Living at home or away from home
  • Parent and student expectations
  • How and when to look for help
Niall O’Muiri a retired mental health nurse and director of Wexford Mental Health Association.
We are delighted to welcome Niall who has put three of his own daughters through college with “various” degrees of success. The theme of his talk will be caring for your well being in college.
David Maguire, Loans Manager at Wexford Credit Union Ltd
Get the answers to all your questions, such as:
  • What is required to open a CU account
  • When to apply for a student loan
  • Do you need a guarantor
  • How does the loan repayment work
  • How quickly is the loan granted