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Ross-shire return to school brings 'small element of normality' for young people

Ross-shire return to school brings 'small element of normality' for young people

Ross-shire return to school brings 'small element of normality' for young people

THE return to school for thousands of pupils today will bring back a “a small element of normality” for young people across Ross-shire.


Ross-shire schools amongst eight not opening this morning as planned

Ross-shire schools amongst eight not opening this morning as planned

Ross-shire schools amongst eight not opening this morning as planned

Eight primary schools within the Highland Council area – four of them in Ross-shire –won't open this morning for the first day back after summer.


Ross school 'bear with us plea' as pupils return in turbulent times

Ross school 'bear with us plea' as pupils return in turbulent times

Ross school 'bear with us plea' as pupils return in turbulent times

Appeal for patience on first day back after coronavirus crisis and SQA exam results U-turn.


Parents at Ross-shire school told it will not open today as planned

Parents at Ross-shire school told it will not open today as planned

Parents at Ross-shire school told it will not open today as planned

Parents at a Ross-shire primary were told last night that it won't open today as planned.


Council confirms one-way system remains in place after cones moved by vandals

Council confirms one-way system remains in place after cones moved by vandals

Council confirms one-way system remains in place after cones moved by vandals

Highland Council says the one-way system introduced around Inverness Castle remains in place – and that it did not move cones channelling vehicles.


'Teachers deserve a huge thanks for all of their hard work'

'Teachers deserve a huge thanks for all of their hard work'

'Teachers deserve a huge thanks for all of their hard work'

The 'incredible resilience' of teachers, school staff, pupils and their parents has been acknowledged ahead of the return to the classroom.


Teacher and support staff recruitment pledge for Highland Council schools

Teacher and support staff recruitment pledge for Highland Council schools

Teacher and support staff recruitment pledge for Highland Council schools

Teacher and support staff recruitment in the Highland Council area will now go ahead following the "extremely challenging" lockdown period.


Action call as parents left out of pocket after school trips cancelled due to coronavirus pandemic

Action call as parents left out of pocket after school trips cancelled due to coronavirus pandemic

Action call as parents left out of pocket after school trips cancelled due to coronavirus pandemic

A hitch involving insurance providers may be a factor in the lack of refunds for school trips cancelled prior to government advice not to travel.


Ross-shire heads share stories of resilience of school pupils

Ross-shire heads share stories of resilience of school pupils

Ross-shire heads share stories of resilience of school pupils

Head teachers from Ross-shire have shared stories of the resilience and success of pupils with councillors on an education committee.


Council 'held to ransom' over school bus contracts days before term begins

Council 'held to ransom' over school bus contracts days before term begins

Council 'held to ransom' over school bus contracts days before term begins

Plans to return Highland children to school next week hit a last-minute hitch when bus operators demanded extra cash, it has emerged.


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