Noel Coonan TD has welcomed the news that an Autism Spectrum Disorder Unit (ASD) has been approved for Killenaive National School in Killeen, Nenagh.
“This is very encouraging news for Killenaive National School and for all the staff, pupils and parents associated with the establishment. Approval was recently given by the Education Minister and the school have been notified of same,” said Deputy Coonan.
“This new unit will be of enormous benefit to existing pupils and will also cater for the needs of future pupils. I am pleased that the Government is continuing to prioritise important projects and I want to thank the Education Minister for his commitment to listening to the needs of primary education in Killenaive National School,” concluded Deputy Coonan.