Dáil Éireann - Volume 653 - 24 April, 2008

Written Answers. - School Numbers.

Deputy Joanna Tuffy asked the Minister for Education and Science the number of primary schools and the number of secondary schools here; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [15823/08]

  Deputy Mary Hanafin:There are currently 3,286 primary schools (3160 ordinary schools and 126 special schools) and 730 post primary schools (389 secondary schools, 250 vocational schools and 91 Community & Comprehensive schools).