New Pelletstown ETNS, Rathborne Vale, Ashtown, Dublin 15


Ashtown, Dublin 15


Department of Education & Skills


Approx.: €11m




Site Area: 0.521Ha, School Building Area: 3,305 m2


Stage 1 Complete; Stage 2 In-Progress (To Be Completed for June 2023)

Key Numbers:

16 new classrooms, and 2 classroom SNU


The project is one of five schools which have been delivered in parallel, on which C.J. Falconer & Associates have acted as architects, as part of the ABM Design and Build Ltd Team, for under the Department of Education & Skills’ Design and Build Schools Framework 1, Lot 1.

The development consists of the construction of a three storey, split level school building, Pelletstown ETNS (RN 203921) – floor area of 3,305 m2.

It facilitates a 16 classroom primary school with a two classroom Special Needs unit. The design also included a general purpose hall, support teaching spaces and ancillary accommodation.

The school is a three storeys with a single storey element and a roof top play space. The school also incorporates a rooftop play space, ground floor external play areas and special needs unit play-spaces and an external ball court. The project also included associated car parking, bicycle shed, access road, landscaping, connection to public services and all associated siteworks.