John Paul II Primary School, Belfast won the regional Community Benefit Award at this years RICS Awards. The RICS stated:
‘John Paul II Primary School on the Whiterock Road underwent a £1.2m extension, designed to encourage children to view education as an opportunity to succeed in life.
The project, delivered by surveyors Clarke Shipway, d-on architects, and contractors Connolly and Fee, has enhanced learning conditions in the school and helped the community set itself a new standard.
Judges said that generations of unemployment, sectarian strife and poverty have been alleviated by the stability and optimism of John Paul II Primary School. They added that its dedication to and engagement with parents and families has been greatly enhanced and amplified thanks to the modest investment in this block with four new classrooms’.
Massive congratulations to the entire team!!