Quiz: Your Rights in Secondary School
Take our quiz to test your knowledge on your rights while in secondary school in Ireland
This factsheet is an extract from the publication Know Your Rights: The Rights of Children and Young People published by the Children's Rights Alliance. It is reproduced here with their kind permission. Know Your Rights is a public information project designed to inform everyone, in plain language, of the rights and entitlements children have in Ireland and where to go when they are not respected.
Q1. By law do I have to go to school in Ireland?
Q2. What happens if I miss more than 20 days of school a year?
Q3. What subjects do I have to study in secondary school in Ireland?
Q4. Do I have to study religion at school?
Q5. When can a teacher search your belongings in school?
Q6. Do I have the right to see my school records?
Q7. On what grounds can you be refused admittance to secondary school?
So, how did you do?
You have completed 0 of 7 questions. Please complete them all.