Written Answers. - Special Educational Needs.

Bernard J. Durkan

Question:

166 Mr. Durkan asked the Minister for Education and Science when he expects a special needs class to be provided at St. Corban's primary school, Naas, County Kildare; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [15186/02]

My Department is currently considering a report from the inspectorate concerning special needs provision in the Kildare area. A decision in this matter will be taken as quickly as possible.