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Population growth spurs major school projects

Wednesday, 2nd August, 2017 9:54am

Story by Siobhan Holliman
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Population growth spurs major school projects

Construction workers set to return to Colaiste Bhaile Chlair for extension.

Population growth spurs major school projects

Construction workers set to return to Colaiste Bhaile Chlair for extension.

NOT one, not two, but three new school buildings are being planned for Claregalway. This will result in many millions of euro being invested in what is still referred to as a village but which has a wide catchment area in terms of education.

A purpose-built two-storey school for Claregalway's Educate Together NS, a two-storey extension to Colaiste Bhaile Chlair secondary school and a new six classroom block for Claregalway NS are all with Galway County Council's planners.
The developments are an indicator of the population growth in the area over recent years and the demand for school places at both primary and secondary level.

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