In response to the imminent Storm Ophelia, the Department of Education and Skills has confirmed all schools, colleges and other education institutions will remain closed tomorrow.
“This decision has been made following discussions with members of the Government Task Force on Emergency Planning and in light of the advice from Met Éireann on this unprecedented storm”, the department said in a statement this evening.
Met Eireann this evening issued a nationwide red weather warning.
Please stay safe and we will keep everyone updated as best we can regarding school closures.
Congrats to some of the boys from Colum’s who qualified for the National young scientists competition today. Their project is called ‘The Ultrasonic Sensor Hat’ which could have applications for helping people who are visually impaired. ...