Well done to our fantastic basketball team who won their final today 42-14 at the National Basketball Arena. Our 13 year winning streak unbroken for another year in their final of the primary school mini-basketball matches. Well done girls!!!
Croke Park Bound
Congratulations to our fantastic camogie team who won their semi final against St.Anne’s N.S Shankill to progress to the finals of Cumann na mBunscol which will be in Croke Park in June. Raphaela’s Abú!!!
We had a fantastic Multicultural Week with class country projects on display throughout the school, cultural art competitions, visiting parents sharing their cultures, traditional dress day and a wonderful Food Fair with a huge variety of foods from around the world. A huge thank you…
Active May 2023
“May the Month of Healthy Choices” has begun and we will be kickstarting our mornings with dancing in the yard. The sessions will be from 8:30am to 8:40am and 8:45am to 8:55am. Please encourage all students to arrive on time for the sessions and to…
We had a fantastic Engineers Week 2023 with guest engineers, Stillorgan Reservoir Visits, Workshops and our big Annual Engineers Week Expo with the theme this year ‘Building Communities.’ Students from all classes designed and constructed Dublin based building with Accessibility Features. We had 66 project…
Junior Infants to 2nd classes enjoyed their Bricks 4 Kidz workshops during Engineers Week. They built Big Rigs and Chameleons using Lego and Technics. They developed their problem solving skills and teamwork skills as they completed each challenge. To find out more about Bricks 4…
Seachtain na Gaeilge
Bhí ceolchoirm thar barr agus céilí iontach againn le gach rang ag canadh agus ag rince chun Seachtain na Gaeilge agus Lá Fhéile Padráig a cheiliúradh. ☘️ ☘️ ☘️
It’s Literacy Week in St. Raphaela’s with a range of literacy activities throughout the school from book exchanges, reading buddies, storytime, book reviews and much more!!! We have our Scholastic BOOK FAIR open Monday-Friday’s for purchasing books from 8:30-9:15 am.
There was great excitement in 6th classes this week with RTÉ News2day reporting a news broadcast on their fantastic work in their Junior Entrepreneur Projects. Keep an eye out for us on TV soon at RTÉ News2day. Ms.Crowley’s 6th class are developing their class company…
World Book Day
We had a whole school celebration of World Book Day with all classes dressing up as their favourite book characters. These were showcased in our World Book Day Parade. Senior classes also buddied up with infants to share their love of reading and enjoy reading…
Internet Safety 2023
Congratulations to our winning students in our Internet Safety Competition. All students created amazing posters and slogans to create awareness for internet safety and anti-cyberbullying. Our overall winner Aoibhínn from 6th class created the winning motto for 2023 ‘Don’t be mean behind the Screen.’ Well…
Intel Grand Final
Huge congratulations to our 6th class student Manasvini who came runner up in the Intel Mini Scientist Grand Final with her project SLABS, which took place yesterday in Maynooth University. What an achievement – well done Manasvini!