Proposal to Review Admission Arrangements arising from School Catchment Area Variations at St Mary's Primary School Polbeth, Our Lady of Lourdes Primary School and St Ninian's Primary School.
West Lothian Council agreed, on 10 September 2019, to undertake formal consultation on the proposal to review admission arrangements arising from school catchment variations at St Mary's Primary School Polbeth, Our Lady of Lourdes Primary School and St Ninian's Primary School.
In terms of the Schools (Consultation)(Scotland) Act 2010 (the Act), any proposed changes to a school estate in this case review of admission arrangements arising from school catchment area variations, requires Statutory Public Consultation.
The Consultation involves the parents/carers/children and staff of St Mary's Primary School Polbeth, Our Lady of Lourdes Primary School and St Ninian's Primary School as well as all other key stakeholders associated with the school and statutory consultees as detailed in Schedule 2 of the Act.
The consultation paper is available electronically on the attached link. Paper copies can also be requested from the undernoted West Lothian Council Contact.
The Consultation period will run from 15 September 2021 until 5pm on Friday 5 November 2021.
This timescale adhered to the statutory consultation period for such circumstances which is a minimum of 6 consecutive weeks and include at least 30 school days.
Public Consultation Meeting
Public consultation meetings give interested parties opportunity to express their views on the proposal.
Following discussions with Education Scotland the education consultation meeting on the 30 September, 7.00pm till 8.30pm will now be held virtually. Please find a Teams link for the meeting here.
West Lothian Council Contact
Howden Road South