Dáil Éireann - Volume 539 - 26 June, 2001

Written Answers. - School Accommodation.

[418] 393. Mr. Gregory asked the Minister for Education and Science if he will give his response to the submission from Dublin 7 Educate Together detailing their case for a site for a permanent premises; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [18548/01]

448. Mr. J. Mitchell asked the Minister for Education and Science if he has received a submission from the Dublin 7 Educate Together national school asking his Department to provide a site for them at Grangegorman as part of the proposal for the transfer of 60 of the 70 acres of land from the Eastern Regional Health Authority to the Dublin Institute of Technology; his views on whether the proposal for Grangegorman is a sound one; the steps he has taken or will take to provide them with a permanent location; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [18881/01]

Minister for Education and Science (Dr. Woods): I propose to take Questions Nos. 393 and 448 together.

My Department has recently received a submission from the management authorities of Dublin 7 Educate Together national school in relation to permanent accommodation.

This submission is being considered in my Department and I will arrange for the school authorities to be kept informed of developments.