Published 25 November 2010. But Mr Russell, who is the MSP for Argyll and Bute, insisted his move was not about money, adding that it was important for local authorities to have "a dialogue" with government over school closures. School closures on the way. At the start of the pandemic in March we took the decision to make online access to our news free of charge by taking down our paywall. Schools and nurseries across Scotland are expected to close from the end of the week – with no guarantee they will open after the Easter break. North Lanarkshire Council. Stay up to date on the council's 'School closures' page here; Argyll and Bute Council. Achaleven Primary School, Connel, By Oban, ARGYLL, PA37 1PH. Argyll and Bute Council - School closures ... Service Status Our pupils can send their photos into enquiries-castlehill@argyll-bute.gov.uk to add to the gallery. School closures. Here is a collection of photos of our favourite pets and local animals from this time. Argyll, Forecasting the snowfall amount probability, snow accumulation, and a snowfall forecast map. All schools and nurseries are open in East Dunbartonshire and West Dunbartonshire. Argyll and Bute School Holidays 2020 and 2021 ; This page contains the 2020 and 2021 school holidays as published by the Argyll and Bute Council in Scotland to help you start planning. Plans to close nine rural primary schools in Argyll and Bute have been shelved, pending a … This is a useful resource to help embed your L2 into classroom routines. Contact us. East Lothian: Level 2 : East Renfrewshire: Level 4 until 6pm on 11 December. Details of closures, holidays and contractual agreements. In the event of the school having to close due to an emergency, e.g. Argyll and Bute councillors voted to stop all public consultations on closures, except two for schools that no longer have any pupils, until the commission completes its work. The Castlehill kitchen will be open every weekday between 12 and 12.30 pm for the collection of meals by pupils entitled to FSM in our local area. (school closures in Argyll and Bute Electronic version attached Note: The two papers above were circulated as unnumbered papers. Ardrishaig Primary School, Glengilp Road, Ardrishaig, ARGYLL, PA30 8HF. You can find up to date information about school arrangements, … East Dunbartonshire: Level 4 until 6pm on 11 December. Heavy snow hit Helensburgh this afternoon, with some … 24/6/2020 Update Re:- Reopening of School - August 2020 – Drumlemble Primary School; A Message from Mr. Long; Accessing a Covid 19 Test in Argyll and Bute; Campbeltown Hub for Key Workers Children; Campbeltown's School Hub and Free School Meals Info 29/3/20; Child Protection; Childcare Hub and Free School Meals - Easter Holiday Update Contact form Active Schools in your area – Meet the Team. I should first declare a statement of personal interest in this exercise. Argyll and Bute Council, Kilmory, Lochgilphead, Argyll, PA31 8RT Telephone: 01546 605522 Text: 07860 023933 Contact form Complaints form SCHOOL CLOSURE PROGRAMME, ARGYLL AND BUTE Some comments on the programme - Introduction The following is an analysis of the school closure programme currently being pursued by Argyll and Bute Council. Argyll and Bute School Holidays 2020 and 2021 This page contains the 2020 and 2021 school holidays as published by the Argyll and Bute Council in Scotland to help you start planning. You can also keep up to date with the latest information by calling 01546 604060. There are no plans to close any primary schools in the region, Argyll and Bute Council has confirmed, following a report into pupil numbers. A handful of schools in the Highlands, Argyll and Bute, Angus, East Ayrshire and East Renfrewshire were also shut. S3M-07348 Jackie Baillie (Dumbarton) (Scottish Labour): Argyll and Bute School Closures. School closure proposals: ministerial decision letters 2019 Ministers have eight weeks from the date of the authority's decision in which to call-in the closure proposal. Before that period expires, Scottish Ministers write to the authority in each case to confirm whether or not they will call-in a proposal. From the first day of school closures on Monday March 23 as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, schools across Argyll will be open to ensure that children who are entitled to free school meals can continue to receive those meals. East Renfrewshire Council. East Dunbartonshire Council. The present Kilmodan Church was built in the Clachan of Glendaruel in 1783. Lismore Primary School will open at 1330 GMT on Monday. Brambles. City of Edinburgh Council. 14 June 11 17:03. Home News School closures confirmed in Argyll and Bute as snow warnings are upgraded School closures confirmed in Argyll and Bute as snow warnings are upgraded. Kilmory Castle, 19 Apr 2011 (© Mid-Argyll & Kintyre News 2011) On Tuesday (19 April), Argyll & Bute Council met, at its Kilmory Castle headquarters in Lochgilphead, to debate issues related to the proposed closure of a number of local primary schools. Click here to access the SNCT Handbook. Since the turn of the year, she has visited 66 of Argyll and Bute's primary schools, in an attempt to persuade communities that the council is listening to them. Click below for a copy of the menu. PA31 8RT The ruined Dunans Castle is also located in Glendaruel, while Glendaruel Wood and Crags and the Ruel Estuary are both included in the List of Sites of Special Scientific Interest in Mid Argyll and Cowal. Please note that these products are free and are available to children and young people in Argyll and Bute schools from P6 to S6. For the main diversion route to be similarly affected is utterly unacceptable to the remote, rural and islands communities of Argyll and Bute. Free School Meal Provision A Free School Meal pick-up provision has been set up. A state school for boys and girls aged from 3 to 12. Argyll and Bute Council said the following would be closed: Dervaig Primary, Kilchrenan Primary and Salen Primary School Pre-5 Unit, however, the primary school itself is open. The closure of a north Kintyre primary school is a step closer after councillors were recommended to accept a proposal to close it. Mitzi. You can use Glow to deliver education during an unexpected event. Glasgow City Council. Telephone: 01546 605522 Kilmory Castle, 19 Apr 2011 (© Mid-Argyll & Kintyre News 2011) On Tuesday (19 April), Argyll & Bute Council met, at its Kilmory Castle headquarters in Lochgilphead, to debate issues related to the proposed closure of a number of local primary schools. In Colgrain Primary School, the suggested uniform is as follows: BOYS: SCHOOL SWEATSHIRTS Red with school logo of the tree of knowledge. Check out the Dunoon, Argyll and Bute, United Kingdom WinterCast. Please see our Privacy Policy for more details, Argyll and Bute Council is not responsible for the content of external websites, Fàilte gu Comhairle Earra-ghàidheal agus Bhòid, Our Contact Centre is currently closed, but you can still use the 'Report it' and 'Request it' sections of our website~, Website privacy policy and terms and conditions. Campbeltown (/ ˈ k æ m b əl t ən / (); Scottish Gaelic: Ceann Loch Chille Chiarain or Ceann Locha) is a town and former royal burgh in Argyll and Bute, Scotland.It lies by Campbeltown Loch on the Kintyre peninsula. 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Ellis Butcher Updated: 18/03/20, 3:57 pm. Emergency Closures. Emergency Closures. She said matters “turned sour” after she challenged the closure of the Knapdale Ward in Lochgilphead. Tinky. Update, 6.55am, Monday 5 March: all our schools are OPEN. Text: 07860 023933 Amenities. Argyll and Bute councillors have shelved controversial plans to shut six rural primary schools. A state school for boys and girls aged from 3 to 12. Posts about School Closures written by Colin Hunter. Glow Blogs – Argyll and Bute. EDUCATION CULTURE AND SPORT COMMITTEE Paper for 22nd meeting, 27th June 2000 Argyll and Bute Rural Schools Report Cathy Peattie MSP 1. Argyll and Bute Council has narrowly voted to put a controversial school closure plan out to public consultation. School Infrastructure Inquiry (In private): The Committee will consider the written evidence received in the School Infrastructure Inquiry. Text: 07860 023933 S3M-07348 Jackie Baillie (Dumbarton) (Scottish Labour): Argyll and Bute School Closures. School closures confirmed in Argyll and Bute as snow warnings are upgraded February 28, 2018. Cleo. Breagh. Castlehill is the School Hub for the Campbeltown area. We have Active Schools Coordinators in all 10 clusters throughout Argyll and Bute. Image caption The proposals would cut 25 primary schools in Argyll and Bute . Stay up to date on the council's 'School closures' page here. Argyll and Bute Council has narrowly voted to put a controversial school closure plan out to public consultation. Decisions made in 2019 by Scottish Ministers on proposed school closures. Ardchattan Primary School, Ardchattan, Oban, Argyll, Oban, Argyll, PA37 1RH. From the first day of school closures on Monday March 23 as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, schools across Argyll will be open to ensure that children who are entitled to free school meals can continue to receive those meals. Argyll and Bute covers the second-largest administrative area of any Scottish council. Argyll and Bute councillors voted to stop all public consultations on closures, except two for schools that no longer have any pupils, until the commission completes its work. Forecasting the snowfall amount probability, snow accumulation, and a snowfall forecast map. This follows weeks of sporadic closure of both the A83 and the Old Military Road diversion. Argyll and Bute: Level 2: Clackmannanshire: Level 3: Comhairle nan Eilean Siar: Level 1: Dumfries and Galloway: Level 2: Dundee City : Level 3: East Ayrshire: Level 4 until 6pm on 11 December. We have all been spending more time with our pets during the school closure. Argyll and Bute stops school closure consultation. Published: 4 Feb 2019. Last autumn, Argyll and Bute Council announced that 26 of its 80 primary schools were to close in one fell swoop. School closure proposals: ministerial decision letters 2019. Check out the Dunoon, Argyll and Bute, United Kingdom WinterCast. Max. More information on their website here and twitter here. Image caption Argyll and Bute Council aimed to cut its education budget by 15% . Argyll and Bute Council, Skipness Primary School has been mothballed since 2016 and has had no pupils enrolled during that time. But they warned there may have to be closures next year if extra financial support is not received from the Scottish Parliament. Hector. Like; Google +1; Tweet; Email; Want to read more? Teachers say Scots school closures should be on the cards as Level 4 lockdown is imposed in 11 council areas 8 Coronavirus Scotland: Level four lockdown gyms closure could put health at risk Inverclyde Council. Lucky. While the closure of schools continues, you can place an order whenever you need it. Complaints form, This website uses cookies. The school does work for the community such as: beach cleans at Loch Fyne, litter pick ups around the village, and various work with the Loch Lomond Park Rangers and GRAB Trust. Jobs from HIJOBS (Argyll and Bute) Production Operative Aggregate Industries ; Community Nursing Team Leader NHS Scotland £39,300 to £46,006 per annum ; Porter/Driver NHS Scotland £18,600 to £20,606 per annum ; Health Visitor NHS Scotland £39,300 to £46,006 per annum ; Customer Team Leader The Co-operative Group From £9.75 per hour Argyll and Bute (Scottish Gaelic: Earra-Ghàidheal agus Bòd, pronounced [ɛrˠəˈɣɛːəlˠ̪ akəs̪ ˈpɔːtʲ]) is one of 32 unitary authority council areas in Scotland and a lieutenancy area.The current Lord-Lieutenant for Argyll and Bute is Mrs Jane Margaret MacLeod (14 July 2020). But Mr Russell, who is the MSP for Argyll and Bute, insisted his move was not about money, adding that it was important for local authorities to have "a dialogue" with government over school closures. Argyll and Bute Council. Kilmory, Batman. Achahoish Primary School, Achahoish, Lochgilphead, ARGYLL, PA31 8NZ. Complaints form, This website uses cookies. adverse weather conditions putting pupils at risk, heating failure, etc., the procedure is as follows: - In the event of an emergency closure outwith school hours updated postings will be made on Service Disruptions. Argyll and Bute Council. BBC Scotland is reporting that a doctor says she was bullied before losing her job after raising concerns about the closure of Argyll’s only dementia assessment unit. We will continue to monitor the success of this system and will review it when restrictions are lifted and when the crisis is over. Argyll & Bute Council Risk Assessment Form Work Task: (activity or process) Argyll and Bute Schools returning after lockdown Staying in schools as before: Key worker children, vulnerable children Mainstream schools: Nursery, P1- P7 (Primary), S1-3 (BGE) , S4-6 (Senior Phase) Full return to school…