Our News

  • 18
    Sep 2014
    Imlitir 4‏

    Imlitir 4 16th September, 2014. A Thuisti, Second class pupils have just started the Literacy Lift Off reading programme. It will last for four weeks. We would like to thank all the teachers who continue to make this programme a great success. Ms. Nolan will be teaching in Rathfeigh as a shared Resource Teacher with […]

  • 10
    Sep 2014
    Imlitir 3

    Imlitir 3 9th September, 2014. A Thuisti, The Literacy Lift Off reading programme starts next week for second class and it will run for four weeks. The pupils have been pre-tested and we are confident that they will make great progress by Halloween. Every Wednesday for 31 weeks (starting on September 17th) the Irish Independent […]

  • 06
    Sep 2014
    Imlitir 2

    Imlitir 2 2nd September, 2014. A Thuisti, Our new Junior Infants have settled in really well and seem to be enjoying their new surroundings. From Monday September, 8th the Junior Infants will go home at 1.40p.m. The cost per pupil this year for Art & Craft is €20.00. Please send in the money in an […]

  • 28
    Aug 2014
    Imlitir 1

    Imlitir 1 28th August, 2014. A Thuisti, Welcome back everyone. The summer holidays seem like a distant memory already. We would like to extend a very special welcome to our new Junior Infants. We are confident that they will settle quickly into their new surroundings. Junior Infants will go home at 12.00 noon up to […]

  • 12
    Aug 2014
    School re-opens 28th August

    School re-opens after the summer holidays on Thursday August 28th at 9am. The Junior Infants will go home at 12 noon until Friday September 5th.

  • 23
    Jun 2014
    Imlitir 36

    Imlitir 36 23rd June, 2014. A Thuisti, Our 60th Anniversary celebrations on Friday was a great success. I would like to thank everyone who made the effort to come on the night. Thanks to the Parents’ Association for all their help. To coincide with the anniversary we have produced a book titled “Come In Small, […]

  • 16
    Jun 2014
    Imlitir 35

    Imlitir 35 16th June, 2014. A Thuisti, The 60th Anniversary of Rathfeigh National School celebrations takes place this Friday at 7.30p.m. It is an important event in the history of our school. We would like to invite all parents of children in the school at present, past pupils, teachers, friends and neighbours to the school […]

  • 10
    Jun 2014
    Imlitir 34

    Imlitir 34 9th June, 2014. A Thuisti, The parents of the new Junior Infants are invited to the school tomorrow (June 10th) from 1.30 – 2.30p.m. To facilitate this the present Junior and Senior Infants will go home at 12.30p.m. Last week we sent home forms from the HSE Immunisation Programme who are doing a […]

  • 04
    Jun 2014
    Imlitir 33

    Imlitir 33 4th June, 2014. A Thuisti, All classes are going on school tours tomorrow. The details are below: Junior &Senior Infants will be leaving the school at 9.00a.m. ( to be in school at 8.50a.m.) and will be back at 1.10p.m. They can go home at this time. Please bring a packed lunch and […]

  • 26
    May 2014
    Imlitir 32

    Imlitir 32 26th May, 2014. A Thuisti, Our school will have a Whole-School Evaluation of Management, Leadership and Learning (WSE –MLL) on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday (June 3rd, 4th and 6th). I am sending home today a questionnaire from the inspector could you please return the completed questionnaire to the school by Wednesday (28th May). […]


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Our Mission Statement

Cherishing childhood as the foundation of life by providing education in an open, nurturing, challenging and affirming environment that respects the uniqueness of each individual as they relate to each other, their teachers, their family, their community and their God.

 Scoil Mhuire Naofa Rathfeigh.



Seed of Learning

Our “Seed of Learning” sculpture in the school designed by Betty Newman-Maguire represents the Seed of Learningeducational and physical growth of the children. An acorn seed becomes a tree.