Dáil Éireann - Volume 538 - 14 June, 2001

Written Answers. - Schools Building Projects.

137. Cecilia Keaveney asked the Minister for Education and Science the position in relation to a school extension (details supplied) in County Donegal; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [17518/01]

Minister for Education and Science (Dr. Woods): An extension of 2,268 square meters is being planned for the school in question to cater for a projected long-term enrolment of 950 pupils. The project is progressing through architectural planning.

A stage 4-5 submission, encompassing a detailed design and bill of quantities, has been received in my Department.

When this submission has been fully examined and approved, the question of proceeding to seek tenders for the construction of the extension can be considered.

138. Cecilia Keaveney asked the Minister for Education and Science the position in relation to a school extension (details supplied) in County Donegal; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [17519/01]

Minister for Education and Science (Dr. Woods): An extension of 2,268 square metres is being planned for the school in question to cater for a projected long-term enrolment of 950 pupils. The project is progressing through architectural planning.

A stage 4-5 submission, encompassing detailed design and bill of quantities, has been received in my Department.

When this submission has been fully examined and approved, the question of proceeding to seek tenders for the construction of the extension can be considered.