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

15 12, 2021

Seamount College Kinvara deserve proper Sports Hall facility

By | December 15th, 2021|Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Kinvara Area, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I have expressed concern that the Department of Education have refused to grant aid the construction of a Sports Hall at Seamount College Kinvara. In this era sport, exercise and wellbeing are all part of [...]

13 11, 2021

Welcome progress on new single campus National School for Gort

By | November 13th, 2021|Blog, Education, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I have been informed by the Minister for Education that the proposed single campus national school at Gort is progressing. The Minister has confirmed that the Developed Design Stage 2a is progressing and that a [...]

8 11, 2021

Construction progressing on Craughwell NS Extension

By | November 8th, 2021|Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I welcome the commencement of construction of the extension and refurbishment of Craughwell National School this month. The successful contractor is Coolsivna Construction Ltd, from Mountbellew, “This project has been on the agenda many years. [...]

24 10, 2021

Welcome confirmation that the plans for a new amalgamated Boys and Girls school for Athenry is now on the Department of Education Capital plans.

By | October 24th, 2021|Athenry Area, Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I welcome the confirmation from the Minister for Education that the proposal to amalgamate the Boys and Girls National Schools in Athenry is part of the Departments Capital plans. The proposal will include the construction [...]

19 10, 2021

Congratulations to Galway schools for getting top marks for valuing water in Green-Schools awards

By | October 19th, 2021|Athenry Area, Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I congratulate Galway schools who have been honoured for their efforts in highlighting the value of water in all our lives at the annual Green-Schools Awards. Hosted by An Taisce’s Green-Schools and Irish Water, this [...]

29 09, 2021

Welcome approval for additional accommodation for Lackagh National School

By | September 29th, 2021|Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area, Turloughmore Area|0 Comments

I have received confirmation from the Minister for Education that Lackagh National School has been approved for funding to provide additional accommodation at their school. The additional accommodation includes two new mainstream classrooms and a [...]

17 08, 2021

Construction to start on site at Craughwell NS Extension

By | August 17th, 2021|Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I have received confirmation from the Dept of Education that the construction work on the extension of Craughwell National School is to commence on the 6th September. The successful contractor is to mobilise in the [...]

9 08, 2021

Welcomes progress on the new Gaelscoil Campus for Athenry

By | August 9th, 2021|Athenry Area, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I have received confirmation from the Minister for Education, Norma Foley TD that the design team has been appointed for the delivery of the new Gaelscoil campus for Athenry. “The project includes the delivery of [...]

13 07, 2021

Welcome progress with installation of footbridge in Athenry

By | July 13th, 2021|Athenry Area, Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I have received confirmation from Galway County Council that they have issued tender documents to contractors for the construction of a footbridge to provide pedestrian access to Clarin College Athenry. “The footbridge was planned and [...]

25 06, 2021

Congratulations to Three Galway Winners in Green-Schools Irish Water Poster Competition

By | June 25th, 2021|Blog, Education, Galway East, Headford Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Winners celebrated by Green-Schools & Irish Water at virtual award ceremony I congratulate the three Galway winners in the Green-Schools Poster and Video Competition Awards online today, in a virtual ceremony shown on screens in [...]