School News

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Adverse Weather Telephone Line

All 4 schools in the ASG will now use one telephone number and one PIN.

If you wish to find out whether the school will be closed or opening later, please call:

0800 564 2272

Then enter the following PIN

04 1130

As the message might be different for each school, please listen to the whole message before hanging up.

Fundraising – Christmas Fayre

Many thanks to everyone who visited the recent Chrismas Fayre.  Almost £1,000 was raised for school funds as well as other money for various charities.   These are the fundraising totals.


For Highland Hospice Amount
Table Money £230.00
For School Funds
Bags/Tea Towels £28.10
Raffle (share of proceeds) £172.00
Teas (share of proceeds) £177.70
Gin Hamper (trip fund) £616.20
School Fund Total £994.00
For Other Charity
YPI Stall  £127.57
KLB Xmas Lights Committee
Raffle (share of proceeds) £100.00

Christmas Fayre & Santa’s Grotto

Christmas Craft Fayre & Santa’s Grotto

Kinlochbervie High School

Saturday 7 December

11.00 am – 2.30 pm


Santa will be at the school between 12.00-1.30 pm

£6 per child (includes photograph)

Arts and Crafts

Christmas Gifts

Teas and Coffees




Raising funds for the Kinlochbervie Christmas Lights Committee,

Kinlochbervie High School

and Highland Hospice


Christmas Jumper Swap Shop for Save the Children

On Wednesday 11 December, the ASG will have a Christmas Jumper Day in aid of Save the Children.  Prior to the day, the school will have a Swap Shop where old jumpers can be donated and swapped for others or buy one for £1.

The Swap Shop will be held at lunchtime in the high school IT Room on 2 Wednesdays – 27 November and 4 December.

Full details can be found in the letter from Mrs Patterson which you can view/download by clicking on the link below.

NWSS Christmas Jumper Swap Shop 2019

Screen Machine

The Screen Machine will be in the area next Wednesday and Thursday.  If you wish to learn more about the films on offer, please visit their website at:



Wednesday 27 November
Downton Abbey PG 5.30 pm
Joker 15 8.30 pm
Thursday 28 November
Farmageddon: A Shaun the Sheep Movie U 5.30 pm
Judy 12A 8.30 pm


Friday 29 November    
Downton Abbey PG 5.30 pm
Once Upon A Time in Hollywood 18 8.30 pm
Saturday 30 November 5.30 pm
Farmageddon: A Shaun the Sheep Movie U 2.00 pm
Sorry We Missed You 15 5.30 pm
Joker 15 8.30 pm