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Weekly News - Monday 18th November - Friday 22nd November 2019

Only 5 weeks until the Christmas holidays and things are moving quickly. A huge congratulations to the girls hockey teams who stormed to victory against St Andrews on Friday. We have special visitors in this week (and the remainder of term) from Irish Therapy Dogs and tickets are now on sale for the RJS Centenary Gala Dinner. Please click on the link located in the centenary tab for more information.

Monday 18th

Irish Therapy Dogs (Juniors) Reading for Fun.

Tuesday 5th

Hockey at Three Rock Rovers

Thursday 7th

Hockey at Three Rock Rovers

Irish Therapy Dogs (seniors) Reading for Fun.



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  • 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 »
  • 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 »

A Year in RJS 2017-18

RJS Christmas Slideshow, Dec 2017