Basis for accepting estimated mark
Please outline the basis on which the validity and integrity of the estimated mark supplied has been
established. This may include, for example, the discussions with the tutor concerned, information already
known about the lessons concerned, and knowledge of the student concerned.
Estimated percentage mark
Insert the mark the school is submitting on behalf of the student. In any case where this mark differs from the
one supplied by the tutor, the mark should only be amended after consulting with the tutor, and the reasons
for the amendment should be given below.
Estimated percentage mark:
Is this the same as the mark supplied by the tutor?
I confirm that:
▪ I made contact with the tutor in advance, discussed with them what was involved, and ensured that they
had a copy of the two documents A Guide to Calculated Grades for Leaving Certificate Students 2020
and Guide to Schools on Providing Estimated Percentage Marks and Rank Orderings
▪ I have made all reasonable efforts to ensure the integrity of the information and estimate supplied
▪ in any case where the same subject is also available in the school, I am satisfied that the above
estimated mark is based on the application of similar standards to those applied by the teacher(s) in the
The above declaration must be signed. If the form is completed digitally, then it must be printed out and