Updates to Schools and Education services

Updated Friday 3 April 2020

Information on schools returning after the summer.
Across our schools we are working together to ensure that our young people get recognition for their hard work and receive the qualifications they deserve. We have robust systems in place to gather the necessary evidence for submission of estimates.
West Lothian Council is offering a service for key workers who, following the flow chart (see below), have no alternative child care in order to undertake their critical work.
The provision of school meals will continue at a number of West Lothian Schools
West Lothian Council will continue to pay EMA payments to qualifying pupils in secondary education whilst schools are closed due to Coronavirus.
Sanitary products are available for school pupils to collect at all 11 Secondary Schools in West Lothian during opening hours. They are also available from the primary schools that are providing free school meals.
Learning has continued across West Lothian Schools during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.
Telephone consultation service during school closure period