Weeding Party in RETNS on October 22nd.

Thanks to all who turned up to weed, dig, plant, sweep, chat, play and drink hot chocolate!


6th Class Knitting Projects

This year in 6th class we started knitting bunnies. We did a lot of knitting with the help of Clodagh and we got loads done. It was a good experience to let everyone get to know how to knit. To knit a bunny you start by knitting a square and then sewing it together with […]

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 […]