Tuesday, 23 July 2019

Questions (388)

Kathleen Funchion


388. Deputy Kathleen Funchion asked the Minister for Education and Skills the number of autistic children enrolled at primary level for the school year 2019-2020. [31692/19]

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Written answers (Question to Education)

Statistics of primary-school pupils enrolled for the 2019/2020 school year are not available at this time. In 2018/2019 there were 4,882 pupils enrolled in ASD classes in primary schools. This figure does not include children with autism who are enrolled in mainstream classes.