1. Introduction (this page)
3. All Images and Drawings
4. The Revised Planning Application
Plans for new school continue at a pace. We were delighted to receive notification from Fingal County Council of their decision to grant permission for our new school building. This is the first hurdle over, but there is still a long road ahead. We will keep you informed of any developments and will depend on your support as our dream comes closer to being realised.
In the meantime work will continue on the present school and portacabins to make them as comfortable as possible for the present pupils.
The Story so far
We began the journey in 1996 when discussions opened with the Department of Education and Skills (Dept.) on an anticipated increase in the number of classrooms our school would require. At this time, while our numbers were remaining constant, the Pupil-
The final documentation was lodged with the Department of Education and Skills in Dec 2015. The Design Team set about assessing the suitability of interested Building Contractors. Tender Documents and Contracts were prepared and the green light was switched on.
Why did it take so long:
While we waited on the sidelines, we looked with envy at the many schools on the fast tracked schools, the design and build schools and indeed, the generic designs, which seem to spawn like mushrooms over night -