If you would like to read more about the Irish Primary School Curriculum visit Curriculum Online. 

We are lucky to have a team of very experienced and highly trained staff in Ravenswell.  As well as the full Primary School Curriculum, we also offer the following range of specialised educational programmes to the pupils in our school.

If you would like to learn more about any of these programmes, click on the images below, or speak with a member of school staff.

Jolly Phonics

Fun and active approach to learning sounds and developing early reading skills

Guided Reading

Children learn to read, discuss and understand books in small groups

First Steps Programme

Whole school approach developing reading, writing and language skills

Infant Aistear Programme

Early childhood curriculum framework for young children

Reading Recovery

Individual and intensive support in Reading

Maths Recovery

Individual and intensive support in Maths

Ready Steady Go Maths

Infant programme to develop early number skills.

Parental Involvement Project


Workshops for Infant parents on how to help your child learn

Literacy Lift Off

A team of teachers run a 6 week active literacy programme in junior  classes.

Roots of Empathy


Develops empathy and promotes positive behaviour in children.

Incredible Years Programme

Promotes positive behaviour in children.

Wilson Method

Specialised programme for children with reading difficulties.