A brand new small Laois school that teaches through Irish got a special visit by the Minister for Education this week, to perform its official opening.
Gaelscoil Thromaire, 12km from Portlaoise, has just 35 pupils but has the strong backing of a local Trumera community that has seen it get a brand new two classroom school complete with an outdoor games area.
Minister for Education Norma Foley cut the ribbon this week.
Full report with photographs by Alf Harvey in next Tuesday's Leinster Express.
Tap Next to see all the photographs from the day.
Subscribe or register today to discover more from DonegalLive.ie
Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.
Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.