Golden Mouse

The Golden Mouse

Competition   Hi the ICT committee here. And we have a new competition for the kid’s blog. It is for the golden mouse. The competition is for the class that voted the most for the straw poll on your favourite subject in school.


Rathfarnham Castle by Ciara C & Cara 6th Class

In September 2016, 6th class went on a trip to Rathfarnham Castle. We first walked from the school down to Rathfarnham Village where we learned about Anne Devlin, the Court of Petty, and Rathfarnham Parish Church. We then entered the grounds of the castle. Did you know that Ely’s Arch used to be the entrance […]

Handball Games – part of Active Schools Week by Dennison

Handball Games – part of Active Schools Week by Dennison

  We went outside on Friday to take part in handball games being played as part of Active Schools Week. 5THand 6th Classes took part in the event and the kids from 1st to 4th were on the side-lines watching the match. Some of the staff also took part in the event. There were seven […]


Wellbeing Week in RETNS

  To get the new school year off to a positive start we held our first Wellbeing Week in RETNS last week. Children in all classes explored the concept of wellbeing, what it means in their lives and how they can enhance their wellbeing in simple yet effective ways. This week marked the beginning of […]


Wild Postcard Project winner in RETNS.

  We are delighted to announce that we have a winner from RETNS in the Wild Postcard Project, one of only twelve winners in the country! Annabel Needham, 3rd class, is the proud winner with her artwork entitled ‘The Puffin’. Annabel’s entry will soon be turned into a postcard which will be available in cafés […]

Welcome back

Welcome back to all children and families for the school year 2016/2017. School will re-open for all pupils on Thursday, September 1st at 8.50 am. Junior Infants will finish at 12.10 on Thursday 1st and Friday 2nd, and will finish at 1.30 pm from Monday 5th. We wish everyone a very successful year in RETNS.