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Weekly News - Monday 10th February - Friday 14th February 2020

Normal Chess Club resumes this week in Form 6 after the great success of the AIJS Chess Tournament. On Wednesday, in the gym, we will be holding the Rathgar Junior School Centenary Exhibition. Everyone is welcome to attend and have a look at all of the wonderful class projects that all the children have been working hard on. Midterm break starts on Friday after school and normal hours will resume on Monday 24th February. We hope that you all have a relaxing break.

Monday 10th 

Normal Chess Club resumes.

Tuesday 11th

Hockey at Three Rock. Return to school at 3:30pm.

Wednesday 12th

Bricks 4 Kidz 1pm - 2pm.

Rathgar Junior School Centenary Exhibition 6pm - 8pm.

Thursday 13th

Form 4 Assembly.

Forms 3 and 4 Hockey Match against Whitechurch  2 - 3 pm at Three Rock.

Friday 14th

Midterm break.

Bricks 4 Kidz 1pm - 2pm.





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  • Form Six Elections 2020

    Form Six Elections 2020

    This week Form Six decided to have a class election. We had five different parties all with the same goal, to be number one. On Thursday, we held a debate in class, where we presented our plans for some future Read More ...Read More »
  • Centenary Exhibition and Stained Glass Window Presentation

    Centenary Exhibition and Stained Glass Window Presentation



    To celebrate Rathgar Junior School’s centenary, the Parents’ Committee, on behalf of all the families attending RJS, commissioned a stained glass window, which has recently been installed outside the School office on the first floor. This was financed by fundraising Read More ...Read More »
  • Toys From Long Ago

    Toys From Long Ago

    This week in Kindergarten A we have been looking at toys from long ago, we saw lots of differences between the toys that we play with and toys that children played with 100 years ago! There were a few toys Read More ...Read More »
  • KGB Grandparents Day

    KGB Grandparents Day

    Grandparents Day took place on Friday, January 31st and it was a fantastic success. KGB prepared lots of fabulous artwork to show their Grandparents, recited a poem and sand a song to welcome their special guests. We all had such Read More ...Read More »
  • Form 1 Chinese New Year

    Form 1 Chinese New Year

    This week in Form 1 we have been learning all about Chinese New Year. In Art, we have made dragons and lucky packets with good luck wishes inside. On Friday we did our Class Assembly on the story of the Read More ...Read More »
  • Form 2 Library Trip and Art Zone

    Form 2 Library Trip and Art Zone

    On Tuesday the 17th of December Form 2 went to Rathmines Library. First, we met Amy the librarian and she explained that we were going to do a quiz. We got paired up in twos or threes and had to find Read More ...Read More »
  • First Week Back for Form 3

    First Week Back for Form 3

    We had a fantastic first week back in school! We enjoyed catching up with friends and telling everyone about our exciting Christmas holidays. This week, we reflected on everything we are grateful for from last year and made new year Read More ...Read More »

A Year in RJS 2017-18

RJS Christmas Slideshow, Dec 2017