Minister Denis Naughten has confirmed the approval of funding for the construction of an additional mainstream classroom at Ardkeenan NS, Drum, Co. Roscommon.
The additional classroom is to meet growing school numbers at the school.
Also another local school, Camcloon NS, Ballydangan has received funding to carry out structural improvements at the school.
“Traditionally, these two school have been some of the smallest schools in South Roscommon. Such investment by Government will help to support not only these but other small rural schools throughout the County”
“I want to thank the principals, their staff and the Boards of Management of both schools for their efforts to secure this important funding” said Minister Naughten.