Schools Bundle 5 – Tyndall College Carlow PPS

The project is part of the Schools Bundle 5 Public Private Partnership Scheme (PPP) to deliver 4 post-primary schools, 1 primary school and an Institute of Further Education (IFE), over four sites in Kells, Carlow, Bray and Wexford.

Tyndall College Carlow PPS including combined use Sports Hall. One 1000 pupil three storey, part single storey Post Primary School Building; One two storey combined PE Hall. The building has a gross internal floor area of 9,100m2.

Key Features: 

  • Handball court and practice wall, play courts
  • On-site segregated private car and bus drop-off and pick up facilities, car parking for 399 no cars including 20 no disabled spaces
  • 3 no. bike shelters
  • 1 no. green house
  • One- way access road with segregated entry and exit off the R488 Kilkenny Road, including dedicated pedestrian and cycling routes, ancillary services and all associated site works
  • Further site works include road improvements works to the R488 road including a right-hand turning lane, road markings, public bus stop laybys and signage


Key Project Information
Architect Todd Architects
Duration 10 months
Extra Information
Location Carlow, County Carlow
Sectors Education
I have no hesitation in stating that Woodvale put the interests of the whole school community of Tyndall College to the forefront and delivered a project to the highest standard, despite beginning in really difficult circumstances
Gerry McGill, Principal Tyndall College