Written Answers. - School Transport.

John Perry

Question:

1115 Mr. Perry asked the Minister for Education and Science if he will ensure that school transport is provided for 17 persons (details supplied) in County Sligo which represents more than 25% of the pupils and taking into consideration the fact that there is no service at present for pupils who live south of the school; if he will ensure that the transport is put in place; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [20647/00]

A report has now been requested from Bus Éireann on the matter. The Deputy will be advised of the outcome when the report is received.