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Ratheniska National School

Partnering Children on their Developmental Journey

First Holy Communion 2019


On May 18th, 27 boys and girls from 2nd Class celebrated the Sacrament of the Eucharist with their families in St Aonghus’ Church, Ratheniska. Fr Paddy celebrated the ceremony and thanked all the parents, Ms Dunne and class teacher, Mrs Stapleton, for their work preparing the children for their special day. Fr Paddy also made a special mention of the 37 years’ service which Mrs Stapleton has given to the school.¬† Following the Mass, many photos were taken and everybody went to the Hall for some lovely refreshments which were provided by the Parent’s Association.