North Berwick Education Consultation

Closed 4 Dec 2017

Opened 24 Oct 2017

Results Updated 29 Mar 2018

Reports on the Outcome of the Consultation on the two proposals have been produced and are available below. These will form the basis of reports to East Lothian Council on the 24th April 2018.

Files:

Overview

Proposal 1 – Proposed closure and re-designation of North Berwick Nursery School to Law Primary School Nursery Class

• North Berwick Nursery School will be closed and re-designated to Law Primary School Nursery Class and this will take effect from August 2018.

Proposal 2 – To alter the school catchment areas of Dirleton Primary School and Law Primary School

• The catchment area of Law Primary School will be extended to include the new residential development at Ferrygate Meadow (Local Development Plan Proposal NK5) and the houses in the area of Westerdunes Park, North Berwick currently in the catchment of Dirleton Primary School. This will become operational with immediate effect.

Click on the Consultation Document under 'Related Documents' below to view the full proposal, with details and background.

 

COME ALONG AND FIND OUT MORE

> Public Meeting: 

  • Tuesday 21 November 2017 at 7pm in North Berwick High School

> Drop in Session:

  • 6 November: 12pm - 5pm Dirleton Primary School  
  • 9 November: 12pm - 5pm North Berwick Community Centre

 

YOU CAN SHARE YOUR VIEWS BY COMPLETING THE ONLINE CONSULTATION QUESTIONNAIRE BELOW

Paper copies of the consultation document will be available at North Berwick Nursery School, all North Berwick Cluster Primary Schools, all North Berwick Cluster Partnership Nurseries, Dirleton Playgroup, Gullane Playgroup, North Berwick Community Centre, North Berwick Health Centre, North Berwick Library and John Muir House, Haddington.

 

 

What Happens Next

The Council will review the two proposals having regard to the Education Scotland report, written representations that it has received and oral representations made to it by any person at the public meeting and drop in session. It will then prepare a final Consultation Report.

The Consultation Report together with any other relevant documentation will be considered after the end of the 3-week period, by the Councillors who will come to a final decision on this matter.

 

 

Areas

  • North Berwick Coastal

Audiences

  • Local Residents
  • Parents & Guardians
  • Children & Young People
  • School staff
  • Community Groups & Organisations

Interests

  • Schools & nurseries
  • Education
  • Childcare & Early Learning