Written Answers. - Capital Investment in Schools.

Paul McGrath

Question:

137 Mr. McGrath asked the Minister for Education the total capital investment in primary schools and second-level schools in respect of each of the years from 1985 to 1995. [8572/96]

The information sought by the Deputy is set out in the following table:

First and Second Level Capital

1985-1995

Year

First Level

Second Level

£m

£m

1985

34.2

39.9

1986

33.6

40.6

1987

29.5

39

1998

18.9

23.6

1989

15.8

24.3

1990

16

19.8

1991

18.4

20

1992

17.3

19.5

1993

19.4

26.9

1994

21.5

41.3

1995

25.2

39

Paul McGrath

Question:

138 Mr. McGrath asked the Minister for Education the capital expenditure on second-level schools, per school type, for each of the last ten years. [8573/96]

Total expenditure for the years 1985 to 1995 is as follows:

Year

Secondary

Vocational

Community/Comp.

£m

£m

£m

1985

17.0

9.4

13.5

1986

16.2

17.7

6.7

1987

14.4

16.5

8.1

1988

10.9

5.9

6.8

1989

9.6

9.0

5.7

1990

9.2

4.9

5.7

1991

9.0

6.3

4.7

1992

7.6

5.6

6.3

1993

6.6

9.1

11.2

1994

11.6

12.9

16.8

1995

11.4

15.6

12.0

Paul McGrath

Question:

139 Mr. McGrath asked the Minister for Education the capital expenditure on each category of second-level schools in County Westmeath for each of the years from 1985 to 1995; the names of the schools; the amounts spent; and the facilities provided in respect of each school. [8574/96]

It is not possible to provide all the information in the format requested by the Deputy in the time available for reply.

The list of the projects in County Westmeath, giving names of schools, amounts spent and facilities provided, during the period 1992 to 1995 will be circulated with the Official Report.

The following is the total expenditure in County Westmeath under the three categories, secondary, vocational and community/comprehensive for the years 1992 to 1995:

Year

Secondary

Vocational

Community/Comp.

£

£

£

1992

929,018

167,950

N/Applicable

1993

198,039

65,369

N/Applicable

1994

263,920

6,112

N/Applicable

1995

42,773

242,981

N/Applicable

Second Level Projects in County Westmeath, 1992-5

Vocational Schools

Facilities Provided

£

Athlone Community College

252,499.08

Prefabs and roof repair

Castlepollard Vocational School (Coláiste Cionn Torc)

40,216.41

Prefabs

Killucan Vocational School (Columba College)

108,294.42

Extension and boiler house

Moate Vocational School

3,960.59

Prefabs and conversion

Mullingar Vocational School

77,441.44

Extension and Pefabs

Secondary Schools

Facilities Provided

£

St. Joseph's College, Summerhill

128,332.79

Repairs to gym and roof, sewage disposal facilities

Convent Secondary School, Kilbeggan

80,432.67

Extension

Mercy Convent, Moate

259,321.64

Specialist rooms, prefabs and window replacement

CBS Mullingar (Coláiste Mhuire)

37,857.80

Lift and specialist rooms

St. Finian's College, Mullingar

60,000.46

Science lab

Wilson's Hospital, Multifarnham

733,593.53

New school

St. Joseph's, Rochford Bridge

5,000

Science lab

St. Aloysius College, Athlone

65,153.42

Prefabs

Our Lady's Bower, (La Sancte Union des Sacre Coeurs) Athlone

64,057.86

Extension and prefabs