Wednesday, 20 May 2020
Department of Education and Skills
School Accommodation Provision
373. To ask the Minister for Education and Skills the status of a new building for a school (details supplied), the details of recent developments; and his plans to bring this project to fruition. [6813/20]
The major project for the construction of the new school building for the school referred to by the deputy is at an advanced stage of the tender process and my Department is currently awaiting the return of the supplementary tender report.
Subject to no issues arising, it is envisaged that construction should commence following the finalisation of the tender process with a contract duration of approximately 20 months.
The tender process for the provision of the second phase of the temporary accommodation on the existing school site has completed and the Letter of Acceptance has issued.