DEIS programme extended in Donegal, but some schools still excluded

A number schools in Donegal have been included the the latest DEIS programme but there is criticism of the department of Education as some schools have been left out.

The DEIS programme sets out new targets to improve literacy and numeracy, improve school completion rates, and to improve progression to further and higher education.

One post-primary 20 primary schools in Donegal have been brought into the scheme, and two have moved bands, but Deputy Pat the Cope Gallagher has expresed his dismay that Ranafast and Gortahork national schools have not been excluded.

He says they clearly fit the critera and their exclusion is simply unfair...........

 

New DEIS schools at Urban Band 1

01574H Urban Scoil Naomh Iósaf Ballymagan Buncrana Co Donegal Donegal
10595Q Urban Kilbarron N S Kilbarron Ballyshannon Co. Donegal Donegal

 

Moving from Urban Band 2 to Urban Band 1

18076J Urban S N Muire Gan Smál Townparks Lifford Co Donegal Donegal
17945G Urban Scoil Naomh Chaitriona Ballyshannon Co Donegal Donegal

 

New DEIS Rural Schools

17122I Rural S N Eadan Fhionnfhaoich Na Gleannta, Co Dhun na nGall Donegal
19260H Rural S N Cholmcille Baile na Finne, Co Dhun na nGall Donegal
18172F Rural Gleneely N S Killygordan, Co. Donegal Donegal
16611S Rural Glentogher Con N S Carndonagh, Co. Donegal Donegal
17180W Rural S N Na gCluainte Clonmany, Co. Donegal Donegal
16108J Rural Scoil Naomh Treasa C Tiernasligo Clonmany Lifford Co. Donegal Donegal
16763S Rural S N Glasain Craosloch Leitirceanainn Co Dhún na nGall Donegal
14910S Rural Castlefin 1 B N S Castlefin, Co. Donegal Donegal
18874O Rural Killygordon N S Killygordon Lifford, Co. Donegal Donegal
01572D Rural S N Naomh Padraig Drumfries PO Clonmany, Co. Donegal Donegal
13872I Rural Robertson N S Ballintra, Co. Donegal Donegal
18120J Rural Scoil Mhuire Fánaid Co. Donegal Donegal
17956L Rural Scoil Cholmcille Naofa Ballylast Castlefin, Co. Donegal Donegal
16664Q Rural Bruckless N S Bruckless Co. Donegal Donegal
17241Q Rural S N Domhnach Mór Castlefin, Lifford, Co. Donegal Donegal
18737E Rural Scoil Bhride Conmhagh Lifford, Co Donegal Donegal
16642G Rural St Francis' National School Clonmaney Lifford, Co. Donegal Donegal

New Post-Primary School

91408V Pobalscoil Chloich Cheannfhaola Letterkenny, Co Donegal Donegal