New SCHOLAR Video – For Parents and Carers

To all parents and carers:

Are you curious about on-line learning?  Would you like to know more about the resources available to enliven learning at home?

To give you a sense of the variety of engaging activities available, SCHOLAR have produced a new 3 minute video, “Information for Parents and Carers” which is aimed primarily at learners  in S3-S6.

Our new video is available at

December Dates


December 2020
Wednesday 9 December Pupil Council Meeting Period 5
Friday 11 December Christmas Jumper Day
Thursday 17 December School Christmas Lunch
Tuesday 21 December Christmas Concert via Facebook Live
Wednesday 23 December First Day of Christmas Holidays

Adverse Weather

For full guidance for adverse weather, please view/download the following document:

Adverse Weather Guidance 2020

If the school is closing early for any reason including adverse weather, we will endeavour to make contact with all parents via telephone.

We will also post the announcement on our Facebook  (  and Twitter (

At all other times (i.e. before school opens), parents should check the Highland Council Schools Messaging Service, the Highland Council Website – School Closures and/or our Facebook or Twitter pages which we will update as soon as we possibly can.

Staff will not be contacting parents from their homes.

The school’s messaging service number and pin is as follows for all NWS Schools:   0800 564 2272     PIN Number   04 1130

Full guidance can be found in the Adverse Weather Guidance document.

Agenda for Parent Council Meeting – 11 November 2020



Wednesday 11th November 2020

Virtual Meeting via Google Meet at 6.00pm


1. Welcome, apologies, attendees
2. Minutes of last meeting
3. Matters arising from minutes
4. Head Teacher’s report
5. Nurseries
6. Primary Schools
a. Durness
b. Kinlochbervie
c. Scourie
7. High School
8. Treasurers report
9. Fundraising
10. Correspondence
11. Any other business (AOB)
12. Date of next meeting