Update:DES Press Release & ClarificationUpdate:DES Press Release & Clarification

Dear Parents, Please find the most recent correspondence from the DES below: DES Press Release https://www.education.ie/en/Press-Events/Press-Releases/2018-press-releases/PR18-10-24.html 2. Department Clarification:  “There has been media reporting  suggesting that there was an 80% risk of the external wall at Ardgillan Community College collapsing in the event of high wind. I would like to clarify the position on behalf […]

Q&A: Issued by the Department of Education and Skills (DES)Q&A: Issued by the Department of Education and Skills (DES)

Q&A What is the background on structural issues found in schools? Significant structural issues were identified at Ardgillan Community College in Balbriggan during an assessment undertaken by a structural engineer at the school on 19 October. The issues relate to Phase 1 of the school building, which was built in 2009 by Western Building Systems […]