School holidays – no change (updated 3 December) The Scottish Government has announced there will be no changes to the planned Christmas and New Year holiday dates for schools. This means Midlothian schools will close for the festive break on Tuesday 22 December and will reopen to pupils on Wednesday 6 January, as planned. Please [...]
A schedule for internal N5 assessments has been issued to pupils in S4, S5 & S6. However please be aware that it may be subject to modification in the current COVID-19 climate. Every effort will be made to address contingencies should they arise. Please click on this link: IAS 30 Nov 20 Thank you
Parent Update – 18 November 2020 Dear Parent/Carer This update will cover: health and safety changes, SQA and school assessments, Indoor PE, Tracking and Monitoring, UCAS applications, Parent report evenings, Policy Development, Student Leaders and celebrating students’ work. Tier 3 to 2 Changes in School As we entered November we made several adjustments to [...]
I’m writing to thank parents, carers and pupils who are helping keep local people safe and ultimately saving lives by complying with national coronavirus restrictions. I am sure you will appreciate the significant effort of all of our staff working in schools to do the same. However, I also need to stress we must remain vigilant as local cases of coronavirus are rising. As is the case across other areas in Scotland, this is, in part, because of transmission within local gatherings.