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

22 10, 2020

Galway school and students honoured for water conservation efforts

By | October 22nd, 2020|Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Congratulations to students Alex Browne, Gary Warren and Brian Igoe from St Jarlath’s College, Tuam, Co. Galway who were named as Regional Ambassadors for their work on the Green-Schools Water Ambassador Programme. The programme is [...]

12 10, 2020

Athenry Gaelscoil campus to progress to Design Stage

By | October 12th, 2020|Athenry Area, Blog, Education, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I am delighted that the Gaelscoil campus is to be progressed to appointment of Design Team. “Galway Education Training Board (GRETB) have received confirmation and go ahead to put a design team in place and [...]

11 10, 2020

Brownsgrove National School gears up for a classroom extension

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

I am delighted to have received confirmation that Brownsgrove National School has been approved for a new permanent classroom. This is great news for this rural school and following on from the €50,000 CLÁR funding [...]

11 10, 2020

School Secretaries need to have their work recognised

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

I support school secretaries in their fight for equal treatment in their pay and conditions at work. There are over 1,000 school secretaries who are being treated unequally by the Department of Education. “I raised [...]

10 10, 2020

SUSI Closing date

By | October 10th, 2020|Blog, Education, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Online applications for SUSI student grants for the 2020/21 academic year close on Thursday 5th November 2020. If a student has started an application but not yet completed it, they should do so before the [...]

20 08, 2020

Sylane National School extension and All-Weather facility progressing

By | August 20th, 2020|Blog, Corofin, Education, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Deputy Seán Canney TD has welcomed progress with the construction of the new classroom and All-Weather pitch at the school. The works consist of a new full-size classroom linked to the existing school together with [...]

18 08, 2020

Department of Transport must ensure that all students are accommodated on the School Transport for next September

By | August 18th, 2020|Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I have called on the Department of Transport to ensure that all students are accommodated on the school transport system in September. ‘I am receiving calls from many concerned parents that their children are being [...]

3 08, 2020

CANNEY – Development works progressing at Brownsgrove National School

By | August 3rd, 2020|Blog, Education, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Deputy Seán Canney TD recently paid a visit to Brownsgrove National School to see the development of the new carpark and set down area for the school. The project is being funded in the amount [...]

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 [...]