They've had to wait five months to find out their grades.
Over 67,000 secondary school students will receive their Junior Cert results today.
They've had to wait five months to find out their grades, and will be the first to get the new 'Junior Cycle Profile of Achievement' certificate.
Results have been sent to schools around the country, with the grades also available online from 4 o'clock this afternoon.
Mullingar Guidance Counsellor Betty McLoughlin says aside from the delayed results, there's been many challenges for this batch of students: