ANGER AS SCHOOL TO CLOSE

first_imgTHERE is anger in the Rosses today after a local school was told it will have to close next June.Funding is being withdrawn from Meenamara National School near Crolly.Bernie Ní Dhuibhir, school principal, said the school – which has just seven pupils – had been told to shut up shop next June. “Parents are devastated,” she said today.“This is a great small school and our ambition was to grow it rather than to close it.”The school was 100 years old last month and local politicians had attended the events.“We want to fight this and we think the school can be viable going forward and give good value to taxpayers,” she said.  ANGER AS SCHOOL TO CLOSE was last modified: December 9th, 2011 by BrendaShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)last_img read more