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(Ireland) County Mayo school to expand SPED rooms

Nov 10, 2023, Connaught Telegraph: Special education investment in west Mayo school to proceed

Initial approval has been granted for an additional special educational classroom and teaching room at a west Mayo national School.

Mayo Fine Gael TD Alan Dillon said he received confirmation from the Department of Education that both special education rooms has been granted approval to process under the additional school accommodation scheme for Louisburgh National School.

Deputy Dillon said: “This is great news for Louisburgh and their wider community. It will provide much-needed facilities for students with special educational needs in the area.

"I want to wish principal Emer Askin, her staff, pupils and board of management the very best with this project in the months ahead.”

Deputy Michael Ring has also welcomed the project.

“I am pleased that these works at Louisburgh N.S. have now been approved.

"I look forward to the works being completed and I’m sure that the teachers and students will benefit from the additional accommodation in their school,” he stated.

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