A dedicated school bus service has been set up to ferry pupils from Oranmore to the Kilcolgan Educate Together National School.
According to the Educate Together school the new bus service will mean that parents in Oranmore will now have a greater choice when selecting their perferred model of primary education for their children.
Kilcolgan Educate Together National School opened in September 2008 with 20 children and two teachers. It has grown considerably and there are now nearly 90 children attending with five full time teachers. It is currently located in temporary premises at Colgan Court, Kilcolgan, Co Galway. The school, which is the first and only primary school in Kilcolgan village, was set up to service the greater south Galway area and has pupils from Oranmore, Gort, Craughwell, Kinvara, and Ardrahan areas.
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