Dáil Éireann - Volume 472 - 10 December, 1996

Written Answers. - School Improvement Works.

131. Mr. B. Smith asked the Minister for Education the proposals, if any, there are to carry out improvement works at Cavan No. 1 national school, Farnham Street, Cavan; if so, the stage of planning of this project; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [23766/96]

Minister for Education (Ms Bhreathnach): A grant has been sanctioned for various improvement works at Cavan No. 1 national school. I understand that the work is due to commence there shortly.

132. Mr. B. Smith asked the Minister for Education the proposals, if any, there are to carry out improvement works at scoil náisiúnta Naomh Mhaodhóg, Cill an Chollaigh, Contae an Chabháin; if so, the stage of planning of this project; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [23767/96]

Minister for Education (Ms Bhreathnach): A proposal was formulated in 1994 to carry out improvement works to the sanitary facilities at scoil náisiúnta Naomh Mhaodhóg. My Department wrote to the school authorities in October 1994 advising that a grant had been sanctioned towards the project. I now understand that the works did not take place. My Department will be in touch with the school authorities about the matter.