Every year Rathdown Senior School appoints 18-20 Senior Students as prefects to take on responsibilities and duties in the day-to-day running of the School.

Privileges of Prefects

  • being leaders in the school and wearing the prefect badge
  • having the chance to make a difference to school life and to influence how the school is run
  • being held in high esteem by pupils and staff

Responsibilities of All Prefects

  • to show leadership in the school
  • to work closely with pupils
  • to work closely with staff in the smooth running of the school, particularly at morning assembly and at public functions such as Prize Giving
  • to carry out tasks assigned by the Head Girl, Deputy Head Girl, or member of Staff (eg door duty in the mornings or in the canteen, class tidy up duties etc)
  • to attend prefect meetings

For more information on the duties of each of the Prefects 2012-13

Headgirl & Prefects announced for next year – Prefects 2013-14