Schools and childcare
Information and updates from our Education and Learning teams.
A message from Gillian Brydson, Director Skills, Education and Learning.
Updated 17 February 2022.
A testing programme is being put in place for people without the symptoms of coronavirus as part of the package of coronavirus risk reduction mitigations in education settings.
The Scottish Government's updated guidance (9 August 2021) sets out to help schools ensure a low-risk environment for learning and teaching.
Face coverings play a role in preventing the transmission of COVID-19, however, there are reasons you may require a face covering exemption.
The Scottish Government published details of Scottish Child Payment Bridging Payments on 30 August 2021.
Schools will close for the 2022 Summer holidays from Friday 1 July 2022 and will reopen to pupils on Monday 22 August 2022.
Do you have any spare School Uniforms, Sports Kits, Stationery, Shoes or School Bags which you no longer need which could be used by others?