Schools to remain closed until further notice

The Minister for Education and Skills Joe McHugh TD has today announced that primary schools will remain closed until further notice.

Minister McHugh said:

Great work is being done by schools and teachers to connect with students and to keep them learning. We must give teachers, principals and school staff huge credit for their commitment to supporting students, in their schoolwork and in their wellbeing.

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar TD also announced that current restrictions will remain in place until the 5th of May when they will be reviewed.

To read the full statement, click here.

INTO will update its guidance for members after the Easter holidays.