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Carlow Kilkenny TD says expansion of local school is “absolutely great”

The plans have been approved

A Carlow Town secondary school is set to expand.

Presentation College Carlow has been informed that its appeal for 12 new classrooms has been approved.

A design team will be brought in to develop plans for the new classrooms, science labs, and staff room.

Carlow Kilkenny FF TD Jennifer Murnane O’Connor says this will make a huge difference, telling KCLR News “They’ve put in for 12 classrooms, which will be a really big build onto Presentation College so they got the good news today that they’ve received that so it’s 12 classrooms plus a staff room which is absolutely great so we’ve a music room, construction studies, a science lab, so it’s absolutely great”.