Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - County Tipperary School Courses.

Thursday, 12 June 1975

Dáil Eireann Debate
Vol. 282 No. 2

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Mr. Davern: Information on Noel Davern  Zoom on Noel Davern  asked the Minister for Education the number of vocational schools in South Tipperary that have a senior cycle course; and the number, if any, to which it is intended to extend this facility.

Mr. Bruton: Information on John Bruton  Zoom on John Bruton  There are five vocational schools with senior cycles in Tipperary South Riding. There are no proposals from the vocational education committee before my Department for the provision of senior cycle courses in the other two vocational schools under the jurisdiction of the committee.

Mr. Davern: Information on Noel Davern  Zoom on Noel Davern  How many senior schools have been refused and how many senior schools have not got the senior cycle courses?

Mr. Bruton: Information on John Bruton  Zoom on John Bruton  I already said two.

Mr. Davern: Information on Noel Davern  Zoom on Noel Davern  What are the names of those schools?

Mr. Bruton: Information on John Bruton  Zoom on John Bruton  Cashel and Cappawhite.

An Leas-Cheann Comhairle: Information on Denis Francis Jones  Zoom on Denis Francis Jones  Question No. 16.

Mr. Davern: Information on Noel Davern  Zoom on Noel Davern  You are in an awful rush. We are not in a bowling centre now.

An Leas-Cheann Comhairle: Information on Denis Francis Jones  Zoom on Denis Francis Jones  The Deputy is reflecting on the Chair. I do not know whether he realises it.

Mr. Davern: Information on Noel Davern  Zoom on Noel Davern  The Leas-Cheann Comhairle is not in good humour. I should like to know when it is intended to give senior cycle courses to Cashel and Cappawhite.

Mr. Bruton: Information on John Bruton  Zoom on John Bruton  There has been no application from the vocational education committee.

Mr. Davern: Information on Noel Davern  Zoom on Noel Davern  Have any applications been made in the past?

Mr. Bruton: Information on John Bruton  Zoom on John Bruton  I am not aware of any. If applications are received, they [314] will be considered. There are no applications before the Department at the moment.

Mr. Davern: Information on Noel Davern  Zoom on Noel Davern  Applications have been made.

Mr. Bruton: Information on John Bruton  Zoom on John Bruton  I did not say, one way or the other. There is no application before the Department now.

Mr. J. Lynch: Information on John Lynch  Zoom on John Lynch  I understood this morning that Questions were to be taken between 2.30 and 3.30 p.m.

An Leas-Cheann Comhairle: Information on Denis Francis Jones  Zoom on Denis Francis Jones  The position is that by agreement it was decided to continue with the Bill before the House at 2.30 and that questions would be given one hour.

Mr. J. Lynch: Information on John Lynch  Zoom on John Lynch  I did not know because I was out of the House.

An Leas-Cheann Comhairle: Information on Denis Francis Jones  Zoom on Denis Francis Jones  Question Time will expire at 4.5 p.m.


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