Rathdown’s sports fitness trainer Colm Heffernan will be hosting a series of pre-season fitness training sessions at the end of August forall 1st – 6th year students who participate in any school sports.
The training will focus on improving general fitness levels ahead of the new term, with a mix of fitness games and circuit training.
For a list of dates and full details, please click here.
The Board of Governors of Rathdown School is delighted to announce the appointment of Ms. Bernie Smyth as new Principal of our Junior School.
A native of Dublin, Ms. Smyth has over 26 years of primary school teaching experience. She joins Rathdown from Presentation Girls’ School, Maynooth, Co. Kildare, where she worked as a Junior Infants teacher as well as a resource teacher for children with special educational needs.
She has also worked as a part-time lecturer in the area of Special Education at both Trinity College Dublin and Froebal College, National University of Ireland in Maynooth.
Ms. Smyth takes up her new position at the start of the academic year in August and we look forward to welcoming her to the Rathdown community.
Congratulations to the Class of 2014 on an outstanding performance in this year’s Leaving Certificate exams. The girls excelled across the board with an average point score of 461, maintaining Rathdown’s long tradition of academic achievement.
For further analysis of all results, please click here