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Weekly News - Monday 14th October - Friday 19th October 2019

Thank you all for your kind donations of Copper coins for the Peter McVerry Trust. Form 5 are busy counting them now and so will have a total very soon.

Monday 30th 

Chess Club

Tuesday 1st 

Hockey at Three Rock Rovers.

Wednesday 2nd

Form 4 and 5 trip to The Ark. Leaving school at 9 am.

Form 6 trip to Croke Park

Thursday 3rd

Hockey at Three Rock Rovers.

Friday 4th

Bricks4kidz continues at 1pm.


  • 05

    All day

    2:30 pm – 4pm

  • 09

    All day

    No additional detail for this event.

  • 19

    All day

    2:30pm – 4pm


  • AIJS Soccer Champions

    AIJS Soccer Champions

    A huge congratulations to both teams who played in the AIJS Soccer Tournament at the weekend. The boys, from Form 6 and Ruari (Form 5) played their hearts out against stiff competition and managed to come third overall which was Read More ...Read More »
  • The Natural History Museum

    The Natural History Museum

    First, we caught the bus into town. When we got off we walked to the museum. We waited outside until they were ready for us. Then we met our guide Emma and went inside.   The first thing Emma talked Read More ...Read More »
  • Glasnevin Cemetery

    Glasnevin Cemetery

    On Wednesday 2nd October Form 5 went on a trip to Glasnevin Cemetery. It was a beautiful, sunny day and when we arrived we were met by a guide called Bridget. She showed us around Daniel O’Connell’s tomb and we Read More ...Read More »
  • Centenary Children’s Party

    Centenary Children’s Party

    29th September 2019   On Sunday morning, members of the Parents’ Committee rose early and headed into school to begin preparations for the children’s party. The long-awaited day had finally arrived. By 2 pm everything was ready. The hamburger stalls Read More ...Read More »
  • Bricks4Kidz Spooky Halloween Camp

    Bricks4Kidz Spooky Halloween Camp

    Bricks4Kidz Spooky Halloween Camp Date: 29th October – 1st November 2019 Price: €110 Time: 10am – 2pm (early drop off from 9am/late collection until 3pm by prior arrangement €5 per hour). Book your place online at: https://www.bricks4kidznow.com/profile.php?id=1135652&selected_schedule=1395583 Sibling Coupon Code: https://www.bricks4kidznow.com/coupon/MLPZRVECDTPJAXVX Please call Read More ...Read More »
  • We’ve been Weaving!

    We’ve been Weaving!

    Each year Form Six have the special tradition of weaving stools. We started our stools on the second day of school. We thought the first layer was easy, but we had to make sure we had a tight tension. The Read More ...Read More »
  • RJS Yoga & Movement – Term 1, Week 2

    RJS Yoga & Movement – Term 1, Week 2

    Pose of the Week: Mountain Pose  Mountain Pose formed the foundation for lots of Balance work where the children learnt how to do poses like Tree, Aeroplane, and Dancer. All the children were fantastic at balancing on 1 leg and Read More ...Read More »
  • CoderDojo


            Dear Parents,   We’re delighted to announce that RJS CoderDojo is starting on Saturday 21st September. It will take place every second Saturday from 2.30-4.00pm. The classes are located in Form 5 and Form 6 classrooms Read More ...Read More »

A Year in RJS 2017-18

RJS Christmas Slideshow, Dec 2017