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.
The 2014-15 Parent Teacher Association Committee will be elected at the Rathdown PTA AGM on Thursday 11th September, 2014. Guest speaker Dr. Susan Byrne will discuss the topic of adolescence. New members are always welcome. For full details and documentation, please click here
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.
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