Taoiseach Micheál Martin has confirmed that all schools will fully re-open at the end of August
Mr Martin says the Cabinet will meet on Monday to approve a plan to ensure all children will be able to return.
"Our objective is that the schools re-open as fully and safely as possible," Mr Martin said following a briefing with officials at the Department of Education.
Additional funding will be put in place to provide supports for teachers and students with immune difficulties.
More to follow.