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Weekly News. Updated every Monday.

Monday 16th April - Friday 20th April 

Tuesday 17th April

All items for the Sale of Work may be brought in and placed in Form Six. Thank you in advance for any donations made.


Wednesday 18th April

Form 1: Assembly

Form 4: Outing to the Botanical Gardens. Leaving at 9:30 am Please bring coats and a packed lunch. Returning to school by 2 pm.

Thursday 17th April

Form 1: Outing to Rathmines Library. Leaving at 9:30 am.

Friday 20th April

School Choir: AIJS Music Festival. The choir will go to Rathdown School to take part in this year's competition. Leaving school at 12:30 pm and returning at 4:30/45 pm. Please bring RJS hoodies, T-shirts and a packed lunch. 

Boys Hockey Team: Outing to the Jenny Robinson Cup tournament at Three Rock Rovers. The tournament will take place between 2 pm - 4 pm. Please ensure that you bring your full hockey gear including sticks, gum shields and shinpads.

 Sunday 22nd April

Family Fun Day. Commencing at 2 pm.

A look ahead

Wednesday 25th April: Sale of Work and Bake Sale. Items for Sale of Work can be given in to the school from Tuesday 17th April. All cakes for the Bake Sale can be brought in on Tuesday 24th April or the morning of the sale. Thank you.






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RJS Christmas Slideshow, Dec 2017

RJS Dance in the Garden 2017


  • The Botanic Gardens

    The Botanic Gardens

    On Wednesday 18th April Form Four went to The Botanic Gardens. We took the Dublin bus to Glasnevin. It took about 45 minutes. When we got there we had a little snack and we were welcomed by our tour guides Read More ...Read More »
  • Caterpillars in KGA

    Caterpillars in KGA

    We were very excited in Kindergarten A on Monday when the postman safely delivered our caterpillars to Rathgar Junior School. When we removed them from their travel box, they didn’t appear to be very active, however, after letting them settle Read More ...Read More »
  • Kilmainham Gaol

    Kilmainham Gaol

    On Thursday Form Six visited Kilmainham Gaol Museum. We were very lucky to be able to get a place on a tour as the museum has become so popular. We travelled by bus to the Jail where we were met by Read More ...Read More »
  • March Madness in KGA

    March Madness in KGA

    March has been a hectic month in Kindergarten A and we have had lots of fun. First came the snow and we were very excited when we returned after the snow days to see some snow still in the garden. Read More ...Read More »
  • Leinster Schools League Hockey Final.

    Leinster Schools League Hockey Final.

    On Tuesday 2oth March, Forms 5 and 6 girls played in the final of the ‘Leinster School Hockey League’ against Our Lady’s Grove at The Railway Hockey Club. They had fought hard to gain their place in the final and the Read More ...Read More »
  • Irish Morning

    Irish Morning

    On Thursday, the entire school descended to the hall to take part in the annual Rathgar Junior School Irish Morning. The costumes were fantastic and all year groups looked incredible. We were treated to songs, dances, and performances from KGA Read More ...Read More »
  • ‘Leprechauns and Rainbows’ by KGB

    ‘Leprechauns and Rainbows’ by KGB

    KGB were very excited this week getting ready for Irish morning. We practised our song ‘Ag dul ar scoil’ and learnt a poem ‘Bogha baisti’. The class were captivated by tales of a pot of gold at the end of Read More ...Read More »
  • Weekend Away

    Weekend Away

    Form 6 have now managed to raise 4 healthy ducklings that are getting bigger every day. On Saturday the ducklings had a holiday and went for an overnight stay with Mr. Chambers. Despite there being some issues with broken bulbs Read More ...Read More »