46 local students are set to sit their delayed Leaving Cert exams from today.
More than 2,500 students will start them this evening.
Biology is the first subject - with the exam starting at 5.30pm.
In Cavan there are 28 students who opted to take the exams, while there are 18 in Monaghan.
They are scheduled to take place on evenings and weekends until December 11th.
Guidance counsellor Donnchadh O'Mahoney from Loreto College in Dublin says most are already taking college courses.