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Ceisteanna — Questions Oral Answers. - Connemara Schools.

Thursday, 29 September 1966

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. 224 No. 3

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37.

Mr. Molloy: Information on Robert Molloy Zoom on Robert Molloy asked the Minister for Education the names of all the national schools in Connemara which his Department now determine are in need of replacement, giving the number of classrooms in each school and the year the school was built; and if he will give an outline of his Department's plan for the replacement of such schools.

Mr. Colley: Information on George Colley Zoom on George Colley With your permission, a Cheann Comhairle, I propose to circulate for inclusion in the Official Report a tabular statement giving the information requested by the Deputy.

Following is the statement:

(1) NATIONAL Schools in Connemara which it is proposed to replace by new schools.

Name of School Number of classrooms Year of erection Proposed Action
Oughterard Boys' 2 1855 New building; two classrooms
Derroe 4 1888 New building; four classrooms
Salerna Boys'/Girls' 4 1885/1928 New building; four classrooms
Ballyconneely 2 1890 New building; four classrooms
Calla 2 1882  
Ballinafad 1 1920 New building; two classrooms
Lough Inagh 1 1922  
Derryneen 1 1879  

(2) NATIONAL Schools in Connemara which had been recommended for replacement and which are being considered in connection with centralisation proposals.

Name of School Number of classrooms Year of erection
Lettercallow 2 1888
Lettergesh 2 1868
Cleggan 2 1890
Ardmore 2 1853
Streamstown 1 1894
Tullokyne 3 1841


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