Schools and Early Learning & Childcare

Information on schools and nurseries in West Lothian, also including how to apply for pre-school and school places and education policies and procedures.

Information on schools in West Lothian including school terms and holidays, school meals, parentportal.scot, school transport and school closures.
How to apply for pre-school and school places in West Lothian through the Pupil Placement section.
Information on instrumental music, gaelic education, active schools and community sport; and holiday activity and lunch clubs.
Search for and download West Lothian Council Education Policies and Procedures
West Lothian Council follows the National 3-18 Curriculum, known as Curriculum for Excellence, in all of its schools and pre-school establishments.
Information on hiring school facilities.
West Lothian Council has strong values and a clear set of outcomes that ensure the 'customer' is at the heart of everything we do
In the event of closures schools will contact parents/carers in the normal way via Groupcall. Parents/carers should ensure that their school/nursery has up to date contact information.