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Rathdown School Scholarships

An excellent opportunity for your daughter.

Rathdown Senior School is pleased to announce details of its 2018 Scholarship Programme for incoming 1st Year students. The annual Academic Scholarship Exam will take place on Saturday 27th January 2018 and consists of papers in English, Irish and Mathematics. Please complete the application form and return same to Rathdown School with the fee of €30 by 19th January 2018.

In addition, to the academic scholarships available, Rathdown likes to encourage and recognise excellence in our students especially in the areas of sport, music and art. Rathdown has a fund to support those with exceptional talents and to help them fulfil their potential. Access to this fund is gained through discussion with the Principal.

Rathdown also provides financial assistance with tuition fees in the form of bursaries to help parents cope with situations of financial difficulty. Application for bursary assistance should be made through the Principal and the application process is entirely confidential. Bursaries can apply to new or existing students.

Please click here for a timetable of the exams on 27th January.

A separate Boarding Open Evening will also take place on the evening of the 27th January. For more information on this event please click here. Students attending the Scholarship exam who may be interested in boarding are welcome to register their interest in attending by emailing Head of Boarding: