Decision on new Kildare Town school due in October

Magee Barracks school plans.
A decision on the future of the new two-storey school planned for Magee Barracks, Kildare Town is due by October.

A decision on the future of the new two-storey school planned for Magee Barracks, Kildare Town is due by October.

Plans were lodged for the new school on August 15 and submissions can be made by September 18. The new building, if approved, will contain 16 classrooms, general purpose hall, library/resource room, special education tuition rooms, offices, two- class base special needs unit, central activities space, and a multi-sensory room.

Gaelscoil Mhic Aodha and Kildare Town Educate Together primary schools, which are currently in the old Vocational Building, will be moving to Magee Barracks.