School Building Projects- €1.5 billion investment:

275 school building projects were announced this morning.

The investment will provide 15,000 direct and 3,000 indirect jobs
over the next five years.
Over €1.5 billion will be spent between now and 2016 providing:

* 106 new schools and 65 extensions at primary level
* 43 new schools and 49 extensions at second level
* 8 new special schools and 4 extensions at special schools