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School Closure by Department of Education
March 13 - April 19
Covid-19 – Statement from the Department of Education and Skills
An announcement was made on Thursday the 12 March, 2020, by the Taoiseach Leo Varadkar TD of the closure of schools, pre-schools and further and higher education settings, for a period until 29 March 2020, to support efforts to contain the spread of Covid-19. This will take effect from 6pm this evening, Thursday 12 March. This is in line with the advice of the National Public Health Emergency Team.
Read the full statement here.