Thursday, 5 November 2015

Ceisteanna (207)

Joanna Tuffy

Ceist:

207. Deputy Joanna Tuffy asked the Minister for Education and Skills the number of extra school places provided since March 2011 in areas (details supplied) in Dublin 22 and in County Dublin; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [38896/15]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Education)

A total of 3,128 additional permanent school places has been provided under the Large Scale Projects Programme in the period 2011 to date at the following schools:

Gaelscoil Eiscir Riada;

Esker Educate Together;

St Andrews National School;

Griffeen Valley Educate Together;

Clonburris Educate Together;

St. Mary's National School, Woodview;

Clonburris Post-Primary School.

Furthermore, 224 additional permanent school places were provided in the period 2011 to date under the Additional Accommodation Scheme at 4 primary schools. Total additional permanent school places delivered is therefore just over 3,350.

The total capital investment associated with the school place provision amounts to €38.9m.