The Dept of Education has issued up-dates on the status of all 8 school building projects in North Kildare.
The information was issued to Kildare North Fine Gael TD, Bernard Durkan:
St Corban's National School, Naas: "Department site visit completed and next step includes formulation of accommodation brief which is ongoing."
Maynooth Educate Together School, Maynooth: "At advanced architectural planning stage. Tenders for school expected to be invited in Q1 2018."
New Maynooth Boy's National School, Maynooth: "Currently at Stage 2B of architectural planning. Stage 2B report has been received by Department and a number of issues have been identified as requiring clarification prior to approval of Stage 2B submission."
New St Joseph's National School, Kilcock: "At advanced architectural planning stage. Stage 2b submission has been received by Department and feedback given to school and design team. Final review of tender documentation has also been received and the Department will revert to school to further the project."
New Scoil Phadraig Boys National School, Clane: "At advanced architectural planning stage. Stage 2b submission has been received in the Department and is being reviewed."
St Farnan's Post Primary School, Prosperous: "Department has carried out on site to the school and is currently liaising with school authorities regarding progressing the architectural planning process."
New Naas Community College, Naas: "Currently at detailed design stage and Stage 2b submission is being examined by Department."
Celbridge Community College, Celbridge: "Department currently in process of acquiring site and liaising with relevant parties to progress site acquisition further."