Green light for new primary school building in Monasterevin

24 classroom school

Paula Campbell

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Paula Campbell

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paula@leinsterleader.ie

Planning permission has been granted for new primary school in Monasterevin

St Evins

Planning permission has been granted for a new 24 classroom primary school building including a special needs unit at St Evin's School in Monasterevin.

The joint Boards of Management of St Evin's School and St Peter's National School in Drogheda Street, had applied to Kildare County Council  to demolish the existing school building on Drogheda St and in its place to construct 24 classroom school with a total footprint of 4,300 square metres.

The green light has been given by Kildare County Council to demolish the existing single storey school building and build a new two storey, school building comprising of 24 classrooms, a special needs unit; GP room; library; resource rooms; staff room; ancillary accommodation.

The associated site works include: ball courts; yard area; grass playing areas; car parking; bicycle parking; boundary walls; vehicular entry/exit points; pedestrian access points; traffic calming measures to the front of the site and all other ancillary site.