Written Answers. - Schools Refurbishment.

Brian O'Shea

Question:

310 Mr. O'Shea asked the Minister for Education and Science further to Parliamentary Questions Nos. 322 of 25 February 1999 and 386 of 23 November 1999, the position regarding the urgent repairs to be carried out to Fews national school, County Waterford; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [5078/00]

An application from the management authorities of Fews national school for improvement works is being dealt with as quickly as possible having regard to the large number of school building projects on hand within my Department.