About us

Scoil Náisiúnta Rathain or Rahan National school is in the parish of Mallow, Co Cork and is situated about 5km east of the town, south of the Blackwater River.

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School Day

Official Opening Time: 09.00am
Break: 11.05am -11.10am
Lunch: 12.55pm -01.25pm
Official Closing Time: 2.40pm (1.40pm for infants)


School Start Time

School starts at 9.00 am each morning children are expected to be on the school grounds by 8.55 am. and ready for work at 9.00 am. Children should not be on the school premises unless there is a member of staff present.


In the interest of safety we request that you advise your child to stay on school grounds and inside the gate until you come to collect him/her when the school day is over.