Written Answers. - Schools Building Projects.

Seán Power

Question:

996 Mr. Power asked the Minister for Education and Science the progress which has been made in relation to the provision of a new school for Nurney, County Kildare; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [19535/00]

My Department has recently nominated a design team to handle architectural planning for this school. As an initial step the team has been requested to carry out a detailed site assessment.