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Weekly News - Monday 2nd December - Friday 6th December 2019

Play season is in full flow with the dress rehearsals starting this week and performances for Forms 1 - 4. Please remember that classes will finish all week at 1pm and there will be no games. Kids Club will run as normal.

Tuesday 3rd

Form 3 and Form 4 Dress rehearsal at 9 am

Wednesday 4th

Form 1 and Form 2 dress rehearsal at 9 am. Form 3 and Form 4 play at 2:30 pm, followed by Christmas party.

Thursday 5th 

Form 1 and Form 2 play at 2:30 pm, followed by Christmas Party



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  • AIJS Verse Speaking Competition

    AIJS Verse Speaking Competition

    On Wednesday 27th November eight people from Rathgar Junior School went to Loreto College Junior School in town to the AIJS Verse Speaking Competition. Alex-Anne and Clodagh from Form Six, Abbie and Ruairi from Form Five, Maud, Hugo and Ella Read More ...Read More »
  • Winter Time in KGA

    Winter Time in KGA

    This week in Kindergarten A we were talking about wintertime and our favourite things about winter. We decided we loved lots of things about winter such as snow, snowflakes, snowmen, new hats, scarfs, and gloves. In the end, we decided Read More ...Read More »
  • KGB: Volcano Science Activity

    KGB: Volcano Science Activity

    This week as part of our science week, we made our very own volcanic eruption! We used washing up liquid, vinegar, bicarbonate of soda, red food colouring and water to make a chemical reaction. By mixing the acid and the Read More ...Read More »
  • Reading For Fun

    Reading For Fun

    The juniors had brilliant fun today meeting Tilly (the dog) and Phil from Irish Therapy Dogs to take part in our ‘Reading For Fun’ programme. This will be a weekly event where all children will have the opportunity to have Read More ...Read More »
  • Leaf Rubbing – Form 1 Science

    Leaf Rubbing – Form 1 Science

    In Science, we have been learning all about Irish trees, their leaves, and seeds. For homework a few weeks ago, we went on a search for different leaves. We brought them into school and this week we have been enjoying Read More ...Read More »
  • 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 »

A Year in RJS 2017-18

RJS Christmas Slideshow, Dec 2017