Welcome to Rathgar Junior School

Rathgar Junior School: A Unique Education In The Heart Of Dublin


  • Pine Forest Adventures

    Pine Forest Adventures

    Form1 & 2 had an amazing time at Pine Forest. There was a lot to learn from our hike, the playground surroundings and the art sessions. The children were able to make some beautiful pieces of art whilst being surrounded Read More ...Read More »
  • Form 4 Furry Friends

    Form 4 Furry Friends

    Form 4 have had some very cute anf fluffy visitors this week! All children chose a topic to present to the class during a week of ‘show and tell’. Ruby and Bamber joined us in class as part of their Read More ...Read More »
  • Amber Flag

    Amber Flag

    We are delighted to announce that RJS has been awarded an Amber Flag. The Amber Flag a Pieta initiative. It enables schools and youth groups across the country to raise awareness of the stigmas which exist in their environments, and Read More ...Read More »
  • Ice Cream Day for Down Syndrome Ireland

    Ice Cream Day for Down Syndrome Ireland

    All pupils got to enjoy a refreshing ice cream during their break time today. We took advantage of the glorious weather as we got to relax in the sun with our cool treats, all in aid of a wonderful charity! Read More »
  • Form 5 Causey Farm Tour

    Form 5 Causey Farm Tour

    Form 5 had an amazing time at Causey Farm this week. The photos speak for themselves! They got to experience many things through different activites including holding, feeding and petting animals, having fun with bubbles and a great time playing Read More ...Read More »
  • Rainforest Jars

    Rainforest Jars

    Form 4 were busy this week creating mini rainforests in jars. Linked with their SESE topic, they created their mini climates using natural resources from around the school.Read More »
  • Pique-Nique au Jardin

    Pique-Nique au Jardin

    This week we had an alternative French outdoors class with Form 6. We have been learning the vocabulary of the food and beverages in French and the kitchen materials as well. We had an amazing picnic outdoors and we have Read More ...Read More »
  • Bake Sale & Sale of Work

    Bake Sale & Sale of Work

    We had an incredible day with all classes making some important purchases at the Bake Sale and Sale of Work. They got to choose from some amazing donations and delicious treats to raise money for the JBCF Foundation. Our grand Read More ...Read More »
  • Planetarium Cinema Experience

    Planetarium Cinema Experience

    We were so lucky to have a very cool experience in an inflatable Planetarium. The children got to watch a movie whislt sitting inside, it was awesome!Read More »
  • Music Day

    Music Day

    RJS celebrated Music Day with an extraordinary display of many musical talents across the school. Each class involved performed a song and an instrument piece, as well as individuals showcasing their music abilities in so many special ways. It was Read More ...Read More »
  • KGA & B Tour to Belmont Demesne

    KGA & B Tour to Belmont Demesne

    KGA and KGB had a wonderful trip today at Belmont Demesne Forest Club. They had a fantastic day getting right into nature: creating dens, swinging on trees and getting stuck into playing with the mud kitchen. It was an amazing Read More ...Read More »
  • Form 3 & 4 Zipit Trip

    Form 3 & 4 Zipit Trip

    This week got off to a fun-filled start for Forms 3 & 4. They went to Zipit! They had a fantastic time swinging through the trees whilst practicing teamwork and problem solving.Read More »