The Department Of Education Says It's Working On Contingency Plans In Case They Have To Postpone The State Exams

The exams could be postponed due to the Covid-19 pandemic

However, the department stresses government's still focused on running both the Junior and Leaving Cert exams in June.

It says all schools should continue to plan lessons and provide online resources where possible.

They've also been asked to prioritise classes preparing students for the state exams.

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