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Welcome to Rathfarnham Educate Together National School.
Rathfarnham Educate Together National School (RETNS) is an Educate Together National School located on Loreto Avenue, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14. Our school is equality-based, co-educational, child centred, and democratically run. In our school we aim to teach to the highest standards of education through an ethos that guarantees every child equality of esteem, regardless of their social, cultural or religious background

3rd Class visit to Croke Park

On Tuesday 13 February, Third Class visited Croke Park.  We had a great day.  The tour guide (Cian) showed the class a short film depicting some of the highs and lows experienced by sports people. He then brought us on an access all areas (pretty much) tour.  We saw...

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On the 24th and the 25th of January 2018 5th and 6th did a “Leave No Trace” workshop, about the environment. A man called Padraig came into us from the “Leave No Trace” company. We learned a lot about nature and animals and how to stop litter and waste. We learned...

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Kilmainham Gaol Visit by 5th Class

On the sixth of February, fifth class went on a class trip to Kilmainham Gaol. This is the jail which opened in 1796 as a new jail in County Dublin, and closed its doors in 1924. The 1916 rising leaders were also executed here, and spent their last nights in some of...

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“Getting in the Light” by 6th Class

In 1946 two out of three Irish homes had no electricity. World War Two had ended and unemployment gripped the nation. The government launched the Rural Electrification Scheme.    Inspired by stories about rural electrification from the book "Then There Was...

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