We hope you enjoy our news updates and work we share with you. We would like to say a huge thank you to the green school’s committee for all their hard for the past 2 years in securing this flag. Welcome to St.Raphael’s Primary School Website. All this is accomplished while harnessing the rich cultural heritage of the St.Raphael’s community. St. Raphaelas is an all-girls primary school and secondary school located in Stillorgan, Co. Dublin and run by the Handmaids of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. Email: secretary@straphaelasns.ie, St-Raphaelas-Whole School Evaluation November 2013, Digital School of Distinction Summary Report. In his parish he had three schools, the Convent High School, St .Michael’s Public School and St Raphael’s, which was then known as the so-called “Mission School for coloured children” and was called St .Raphael’s .These schools were all run by the  Irish Dominican Nuns . We also have six secondary schools, a number of independent schools and schools that cater for children with disabilities. History. I hope this website will provide information for parents and pupils in a convenient manner, as well as providing a forum to share and celebrate our pupils’ achievements across all areas of their development:  academic, social, creative, emotional and spiritual. 155 likes. We would like to say a huge thank you to the green school’s committee for all their hard for the past 2 years in securing this flag. When young children play at reading they imitate what they have seen – turning the pages, looking at the pictures, ‘reading’ the words in that special ‘tone’. Green Schools Committee Proudly Collecting Our Sixth Flag We collected our sixth green flag for the school for Global Citizenship, Litter and Waste. The learning environment that we create is welcoming, collegial, happy, safe and respectful of all its members. rse_letter_and_parent_portal_password.pdf: File Size: 54 kb: File Type: pdf: Download File. St Raphaelas Primary School, Dublin, Ireland. The Cape Town Catholic Schools’ Office serves 38 schools in the Archdiocese of Cape Town as well as the Diocese of Oudtshoorn. St. Raphaela’s is a Catholic secondary school under the patronage of the Handmaids of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. Child Safe Standards. Prospectus Prospectus. [2] The Archbishop of Dublin at the time, John Charles McQuaid, invited the Handmaids of the Sacred Heart of Jesus to take over the running of the schools. As we walk with Jesus, we love, live and learn . St. Raphaelas is an all-girls primary school and secondary school located in Stillorgan, Co. Dublin and run by the Handmaids of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. Over the past three years our school has enjoyed great success with our pupils having: achieved success on the Gaelic, Camogie and Hockey pitches;  represented our school at the Intel Mini Scientist Competition; achieved our fourth Discover Primary Science and Maths Award of Excellence; developed their Student Council work; represented our school with great success at the Santry Track and Field Competitions; achieved huge success as part of our Chess Team at the Community Games; and we have also achieved Digital School of Distinction status. Building a positive relationship with your child’s class teacher, who maintains an open door policy, will enhance your child’s experience in our school. St Raphael’s school was established in 1929, when Father James Kelly was responsible for the area from Rondebosch (St.Michael’s) and  the area along Klipfontein Road. In 1931 the Holy Cross sisters came to Athlone to teach whilst the property was maintained by the Capuchin Friars. St. Raphaela’s is a Catholic Primary School serving the girls from the local Stillorgan and Kilmacud areas. St Raphaelas Primary School, Dublin, Ireland. School opens at 8.50 am. The schools are named after Saint Raphaela. Our school aims to educate pupils in the Catholic tradition and to live our school motto. As teachers we build on and extend this language play so that children develop a love of books and early reading skills. Enrolment Information. Students are encouraged to be the best they can be in all areas of their lives. They later sold their house to the Devlin family who in the 1940s passed it to the Daughters of Charity. They see the reader as a role model of reading behaviour. The school still serves its original purpose to serve the people of the Cape Flats and the motto of the Holy Cross Sisters  “In Cruce Salus” (There is Salvation in the Cross), still guides the school community. At this stage, we are unable to offer school tours due to access restrictions to the school grounds. Our school is situated on the Kylemore Road in Ballyfermot. WELCOME BACK TO SCHOOL AUTUMN TERM 2019: File Size: 58 kb: File Type: docx: Download File. We run an after school club from 1.30- 3.30 pm. In his parish he had three schools, the Convent High School, St .Michael’s Public School and St Raphael’s, which was then known as the so-called “Mission School for coloured children” and was called St … [3], In 1977 the schools were renamed St. Raphaela's to mark the canonisation of Saint Rafaela Maria of the Sacred Heart (born 1850 - died 1925), the founder of the order of Handmaids of the Sacred Heart. This page was last edited on 16 March 2020, at 21:38. This website uses cookies to improve your experience. Ms Cantwell’s class are delighted to announce that they have won a Repak Competition. The images may be generic but the items come with the St Raphael's school logo embroidered on. No responsibility is accepted for pupils arriving before this time. We have put some phonics resources below that are very helpful for reading and writing with your children at home. The school partakes in the following sporting competitions: The campus of St. Raphaelas also has some extra facilities, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=St._Raphaela%27s_School&oldid=945906853, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. About our School. We need to establish a language-rich environment and model and share reading with the children, demonstrating that it is an active part in the process of constructing meaning. We have approximately 400 students who study a wide curriculum and their academic achievement is valued and supported. Saint Raphael's Catholic Primary School. [2], In 1971 the Daughters of Charity decided to leave the schools to focus on children with special needs. This teaches children to read accurately and fluently with good comprehension. H Follow Us; C Like Us; Admissions Admissions. Newsletters. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. They recorded all their recycling for the months of November and December and have now won 1000 euro to spend on their class. We would also like to thank the children, teachers and parents for their…, Ms Cantwell’s class are delighted to announce that they have won a Repak Competition. Contact Details. St Raphaelas Primary School, Dublin, Ireland. [2], The Daughters of Charity founded a boarding school and called the primary school called St. Philomena's and the secondary school called Marillac. They recorded all their recycling for the months of November and December and have now won 1000 euro to spend on their class. We are dedicated to providing an opportunity for every pupil to develop his / her full potential in a learning environment which is disciplined yet happy one. St. Raphaelas is an all-girls primary school and secondary school located in Stillorgan, Co. Dublin and run by the Handmaids of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. We have also put some very handy videos to help you teach phonics at home in our 'Video Resource Centre'. The learning environment that we create is welcoming, collegial, happy, safe and respectful of all its members. We hope you enjoy your visit and gain an insight into the daily life at St. Raphael’s. St Raphael's Complaints Procedure . At the beginning of this school year we enjoyed a wonderful “Back to School” party and our new Junior Infant Parents were welcomed with an evening social. At St. Raphael's, we teach children to read using Read Write Inc. Phonics. They hope to spend their winnings on classroom resources and a day trip to Dublin Zoo for both… We would also like to thank the children, teachers and parents for their…, St. Raphael’s Primary School 2013 © Kylemore Road, D10. The schools are named after Saint Raphaela. School Open Days. The vast majority of our schools are primary public schools on private property (PSPP’s). Enrolment Information. Welcome to St Raphael’s Primary School . We are the Raphaela News Team. [3], An Astroturf sports pitch was added in 2006.[3]. St Raphael's Complaints Procedure. For further information please email Damian Howard: principal@srprestonwest.catholic.edu.au Please refer to our virtual tour on the enrolment page. Fr Marcellus, O.F.M described the original building as “ a schoolroom –four walls and a roof –and precious little else”. 149 likes. View all News. To keep up-to-date on all the achievements and news from our school, please check our News Blog : http://www.straphaelasns.ie/gallery  and for current Newsletters and messages from the Principal check the “Principal’s Blog” http://www.straphaelasns.ie/blog, Thank you for the wonderful support you have shown since the beginning of September and I look forward to meeting with you throughout the school year.Warmest regards,Laura CorryPrincipal, 2013 – St-Raphaelas-Whole School Evaluation November 2013, 2016 – DES – Follow Through Inspection – 2016, 2018 –   Digital School of Distinction Summary Report, Saint Raphaela’s Road, Stillorgan Co. Dublin, Tel. The schools are named after Saint Raphaela. St. Raphaela’s is a Catholic Primary School serving the girls from the local Stillorgan and Kilmacud areas. The images may be generic but the items come with the St Raphael's school logo embroidered on. Our network is comprised of a variety of different types of schools. 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