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Rathdown School

Camp Rathdown  

Camp Rathdown will return this Summer for children who have completed a minimum of one year in Primary School.  

Camp Rathdown Schedule:

Week 1: 19th - 23rd June 2023 Tennis & Sports Camp.  Tennis coaching for three hours each morning followed by a multi sport activity after lunch. Junior & Senior Infants will have a multi-sport camp.

Week 2: 26th - 30th June 2023 Tennis & Sports Camp.   Tennis coaching for three hours each morning followed by a multi sport activity after lunch.  Junior & Senior Infants will have a multi-sport camp.

Week 3: 3rd - 7th July 2023 STEAM Camp.  Coding, games, lego and science.

Week 4: 10th - 14th July 2023  Multi-Sport Camp.  Football, Tennis, Uni-hoc, Basketball, Gymnastics, Rounders as well as all sorts of fun and games. 

Week 5: 17th - 21st July 2023 STEAM Camp.  Coding, games, lego and science.

Week 6: 24th - 28th July 2023 Art Camp for 1st -6th Class Elena and Helen will return with their amazing art classes for our older campers.                                                        

Multi-activity Camp for Junior and Senior Infants (art, crafts, games, baking, drama and fun).

Please complete the form including details of your child's class for the academic year 2022/23.


Payment for all three camps can be made at by selecting Camp 2022/23 and choosing the weeks you require . Payment plus the form above must be completed to finalise your booking.


Please note our Pre-School Camp is only available to students attending Rathdown Pre-School.


Prices (all include hot lunch): - 

10am - 3pm  €150  (Camp only)

9am - 3pm  €200  (Early drop off)

10am - 5pm  €250  (Late collection)

9am - 5pm  €275  (Full Day)

Occasional early drop-offs or late collections can be facilitated at a rate of €12.50 per hour.

Please note that where the after camp is under subscribed, we reserve the right to cancel or shorten the hours. 

All queries and questions should be sent to


Terms and Conditions:
1. Bookings are not complete until full payment has been made.  2. Places will be filled on a first come, first served basis. 3. Children need to bring a small snack and drink for the morning as well as rain gear each day. Please note we are a nut free camp. Hot lunch will be provided. 4. Please ensure that your child has a high factor sun cream applied before camp and has a sun hat with them. Camp Rathdown is not responsible for application of sun cream. 5. Children must wear runners to camp. Flip flops, sandals and other shoes are not permitted. Please bring a tennis racket if you are attending the Tennis or Multisport camps. 6. The hours of camp are 10am -3pm. Pre/after camp care are available from 9am until 5pm. If there are not enough children using the after camp hours in any particular week, Camp Rathdown may cancel the after camp. 7. Camp Rathdown does not accept responsibility for the loss or damage to any property belonging to participants. Toys and valuables from home and mobile phones / similar devices such as smart watches are not permitted in camp. 8. If your child requires an SNA in school, you will need to inform us and if we can accomodate your child you will need to provide an SNA for camp at your own expense. We will need the SNA to be qualified and garda vetted by us.  9. Camp Rathdown reserves the right to cancel part of / or the entire camp with all payments refunded. 10. Information on activities is given in good faith. All activities are subject to change depending on weather conditions and other arrangements. Camp Rathdown reserves the right to cancel, amend or alter activities accordingly. 11. Camp Rathdown reserves the right to suspend any child that is disruptive to the camp or whose behaviour puts him / herself or others at risk. 12. Refunds will not be given in any circumstances. 13.  If your child is going on a playdate with another child at collection, please let us know when you check in. 14.  All children must be collected.  If you wish your child to be allowed to walk home by themselves, you must email by, at the very latest, the Sunday before the camp starts detailing the days and times your child is allowed to walk home.  For this purpose and this purpose only, children will be allowed mobile phones which they hand up to the person in charge immediately on their arrival.  If we find that a mobile phone has not been handed in on arrival, your child will be sent home immediately from camp and not allowed to return.  No refund will be given.  If any social media activity is detected at any time which has meant that your child has used a mobile phone or other device during camp, your child will be suspended and not allowed to return to Camp Rathdown with no refund given.