To ask the Minister for Education and Skills the position regarding the provision of a new secondary school for the Swords area of County Dublin as announced in November 2015; if he has identified locations for the proposed schools; and if he will make a statement on the matter.
Architectural Planning has commenced for the delivery of a new Post Primary School in Swords. A site has been identified and is currently at advanced conveyancing stage.
Temporary accommodation is being arranged by the school patron, Dublin and Dún Laoghaire Education and Training Board. The school will open as scheduled in September 2017 in suitable interim accommodation pending delivery of the permanent school building.