Education

Education related posts and information articles by Sean Canney TD located in Tuam, for the constituency of East Galway in the West of Ireland

25 06, 2020

FURTHER PROGRESS FOR CRAUGHWELL NATIONAL SCHOOL EXTENSION PROJECT

By | June 25th, 2020|Blog, Education, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I have received confirmation that the final design for Craughwell National School's extension has been completed and has been submitted to the Department of Education for approval. I am pleased that significant progress has now [...]

29 05, 2020

PROGRESS FOR CRAUGHWELL NATIONAL SCHOOL EXTENSION PROJECT

By | May 29th, 2020|Blog, Education, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I have received confirmation that the tender pre-qualification for Craughwell National School's extension has been completed and candidates have been short-listed. I am pleased that significant progress has now been made. The next stage will [...]

23 05, 2020

LAUNCH OF GEOSCIENCE IRELAND REPORT ON BUSINESS CLUSTERS

By | May 23rd, 2020|Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Launch Events, National, Tuam Area|0 Comments

This week, as Minister for Natural Resources, I joined Geological Survey Ireland staff by Zoom for the launch of Geoscience Ireland's report on the formation and maintenance of a successful business cluster. Geoscience Ireland was [...]

7 05, 2020

GALWAY AUTISM PARTNERSHIP STUDENT WEBINARS

By | May 7th, 2020|Blog, Education, Galway East, Health, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Galway Autism Partnership (GAP) is hosting a series of webinars especially for neuro-diverse students that will be completing their Leaving Certificate this year. While aimed at Leaving Cert students and their parents, the webinars are [...]

25 04, 2020

SCHOOL TRANSPORT REFUNDS TO BE ISSUED TO FAMILIES

By | April 25th, 2020|Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

The Department of Education has announced that families will receive refunds for school transport fees for periods of schools closures. The payments will issue at the end of the school year once the exact period [...]

24 04, 2020

TIME FOR STUDENTS TO APPLY FOR SUSI GRANTS

By | April 24th, 2020|Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Now is the time for eligible students to apply for the Student Universal Support Ireland (SUSI) grants for the 2020-2021 academic year. Online applications opened today (Thursday April 23) and all those new to the [...]

11 04, 2020

DEADLINE LOOMS FOR SCHOOL TRANSPORT APPLICATION

By | April 11th, 2020|Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Parents wishing to apply for school transport for 1st Years and Junior Infants for the 2020/2021 school year need to submit applications to Bus Éireann by the last Friday of this month, April 24. Bus [...]

9 04, 2020

PROGRESS FOR NEW AMALGAMATED TUAM NATIONAL SCHOOL

By | April 9th, 2020|Blog, Education, Galway East, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Accommodation plans for the new amalgamated Tuam National School are actively under discussion. Discussions on the accommodation brief for the new National School campus are ongoing between the Department of Education and the patron. I [...]

3 04, 2020

COVID-19 MEASURES: SPECIAL NEEDS ASSISTANTS

By | April 3rd, 2020|Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, National, Tuam Area|0 Comments

No school will have less Special Needs Assistant support in September 2020 than they currently have. Special Needs Assistants who are currently employed will still have their jobs in the next school year. Schools can [...]

20 03, 2020

LATEST GOVERNMENT ADVICE ON SCHOOL CLOSURES

By | March 20th, 2020|Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, National, Tuam Area|0 Comments

When will schools reopen? · The Department of Education remains in close contact with the Chief Medical Officer in relation to school closures. This is under constant review. · The Taoiseach has reiterated the position [...]