SCHOOL NEWS in Brief…..

 22nd     September 2016


 From the Principal’s desk:

Thank you all for your participation in the class meetings to date. The Junior Infant meeting takes place tomorrow at

8.45 a.m. (sharp) in the seomra spraoi. Summary notes have been emailled and are on the school website class pages.


Outstanding school tours and classroom requisites payments should be made immediately. Please go to the school website ( and click on the contact cloud. Scroll down and you will see three PAY buttons. Click on the classroom requisites and school tours button and follow the instructions to register and log in. If you are having difficulty, please call to the school office. Thanks to those of you who have paid already.


Please ensure that all extracurricular payments are made to the various extracurricular teachers by next week


Please check for lost property at the gate in the morning. All items left at the weekend will be donated to charity.


From the Patron: 

Notice of an Extraordinary General Meeting of RMDSA

An EGM of the The Ranelagh Multi-Denominational School Association (“RMDSA”) will be held at the school, Ranelagh Road, Dublin 2, on Tuesday, 11th October 2016 at 8 pm for the following purpose:

1)   To consider and, if thought fit, pass the following resolution as a Special Resolution:

That the memorandum of association and the articles of association (collectively the “Constitution”) in the form produced to the meeting and signed by the Chairman of RMDSA for the purposes of identification be approved and adopted as the Constitution of RMDSA, in substitution for and to the exclusion of the existing memorandum of association and the existing articles of association of RMDSA.

Full details were sent by email on Monday 19th September.


From the PA:

Thanks to all who came to the AGM on Monday evening. Thank you also to Rachel Sirr and Anne Harrington who are remaining on as secretary and treasurer. Thank you also to the class reps who have signed up. We will continue to try to keep the class circulars brief and to the point! We have a great committee in place and are looking forward to a busy and productive year! The first event dates (quiz night and Xmas fair) will be noted in school calendar soon and information will follow via class rep.

Please do get in touch with your class rep if you would like to be involved in any of the events this year or if you have any ideas that you would like to suggest.

Thanks to all parents in advance for your much appreciated help this year!

Avril, PA chair



Ranelagh Gaels are delighted to announce that Simon Lambert will be returning for Gaelic coaching until the end of the year. Ranelagh Gaels are now enrolling for the 2016/2017 season for boys and girls from the age of 4 yrs upwards and are also calling out for new members at u8, u9, u10 and u11 level. Please see for registration forms. The club is also eager to recruit new coaches/volunteers among any parents out there who are interested in helping out in any of the age groups and you can contact David Coyle at  in this regard.


RMDS School Age Childcare

Information from Caroline Percival on 085-1156506 or email


Don’t forget to keep an eye on the school website,
















Ranelagh Multi-Denominational School,
Ranelagh Road,
Dublin 6.
T: +353 1 496 1722