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Monday 19th March - School will be closed for the bank holiday. The school will reopen on Tuesday 20th March.


Monday 12th March - Friday 16th March 

Wednesday 14th March

Form 6 Assembly.

Boys Hockey Match. The boys will be playing Wesley College at Wesley College. The match will start at 1:30 pm and the boys will be returning to RJS for 3 pm.


Thursday 15th March

Irish Morning. All classes from KGA to Form 6 will be performing for the RJS Irish morning in the hall. There will be singing, dancing and even a fashion show with a difference. We are all greatly looking forward to it! 

Boys Hockey Match. The boys will be playing Glenageary National School at Three Rock Rovers Hockey Club. The match starts at 4 pm and the boys will be returning to RJS at 5:30 pm.


We all wish you a very happy St Patrick's day and hope that you all have a lovely weekend.


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RJS Christmas Slideshow, Dec 2017

RJS Dance in the Garden 2017


  • 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 »
  • The Day the Snow Came

    The Day the Snow Came

    In Form 1, we started work on our Spring Art but when so much snow fell in Dublin last week, we had to mark the occasion by writing about our experiences and making snowy pictures. We all wrote about ‘The Read More ...Read More »
  • Wesley College Hockey Tournament

    Wesley College Hockey Tournament

    On Tuesday, February 27th, Form 4 braved the bitterly cold weather to take part in a hockey tournament at Wesley College. The two teams representing Rathgar Junior School played fantastic hockey and displayed exceptional skills and teamwork. Both teams scored Read More ...Read More »
  • Duck Update

    Duck Update

    We were so excited to arrive at school this morning and see that another healthy duck had hatched. Bella, the firstborn duck, came into assembly this morning to have a very special happy birthday song sang to her. She also Read More ...Read More »
  • ‘Eggscellent’ News!

    ‘Eggscellent’ News!

    During school today, whilst form 6 was on a trip to Leinster House, one of our duck eggs hatched. We are all very excited at this and can’t wait to see if any more will follow suit. Hopefully, our little Read More ...Read More »
  • Form Two’s Trip to Town

    Form Two’s Trip to Town

    On Wednesday 21st February Form Two went to Marsh’s Library. We went on Dublin Bus. We took the 15c on the way there and on the way back we got on the 15b. When we arrived at Marsh’s Library we Read More ...Read More »