Tuesday, 28 June 2011
Department of Education and Skills
Ciarán Cannon (Galway East, Fine Gael)
As previously advised Bus Ã‰ireann, which operates the school transport scheme on behalf of my Department, has confirmed that the pupils referred to by the Deputy are not attending their school of amalgamation.
Under the terms of the national primary school transport scheme, in the circumstances they are not eligible for school transport under the closed school rule.