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  • Leaving Cert students could be going back to school on a phased basis from Monday week under new government plans.

    The Sunday Independent reports primary schools would return gradually from March 1st, followed by other secondary classes later next month.

    The cabinet is set to sign off on proposals in the coming days to give Leaving Cert students a choice between calculated grades and written exams - or both.

    Reuban Murray, president of the Irish Second Level Students Union, says sixth years want that option: