On 26 December, Level 4 COVID-19 restrictions will come into force for mainland Scotland.
This means that there are changes to the start of next term for children and young people.
School will be closed for most pupils.
There will be support for children of key workers at their own school/nursery IF both parents/carers meet the criteria – read Scottish Government guidance on key workers.
All parents will receive an email about this on 22 December. If you meet the criteria, please apply online for a place by 3
Your child’s school will confirm places on 5 January. Schools will also contact families to offer places for vulnerable children.
Remote / online learning for all other pupils, at home.
Children of key workers and vulnerable children can continue to attend their own school if they have a place.
If your child attends a Special School, the Head Teacher will contact you by 6 January with the arrangements for that school for w/c 11 January.
All pupils return to school, unless further changes are announced by the Scottish Government.
When pupils return to school
When children return to school, it is essential that everyone follows infection control measures, especially:
face coverings (where appropriate) hand-washing
two-metre distancing where possible.