Dáil Éireann - Volume 508 - 29 September, 1999

Written Answers. - Special Educational Needs.

840. Mr. Broughan asked the Minister for Education and Science if he will ensure that a person (details supplied) in County Dublin who has a serious learning disability will receive the second level education to which she is entitled. [17598/99]

Minister for Education and Science (Mr. Martin): The person referred to in the Deputy's question is enrolled in a secondary school at present and my Department has allocated additional teaching hours in order to enable the school to meet her educational needs. My Department will continue to monitor the situa[551] tion with a view to ensuring that appropriate education provision is made in this case.