Reopening Schools – Next Phase

  • Pupils in P1-P3 are already back at school
  • Pupils in P4-7 will return to school on Monday 15 March 2021
  • From 15 March 2021 all secondary pupils, where possible, will receive a combination of remote learning and in-school teaching

More information is contained in a letter from Nicky Grant, Highland Council Executive Chief Officer for Education and Learning in regards to the re-opening of schools.

Please click the link below to view/download the letter.

Item 4 – Letter for parents – Phase 2 of return to school v4 (003)

More detailed guidance is expected to be published next week by the Scottish Government.

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.