Working to increase free school meal uptake in West Lothian
Every effort is being made to ensure all eligible children in West Lothian receive their free school meals.
Construction completed on new Calderwood primary
The fantastic new Calderwood Primary in East Calder has been completed.
West Lothian to mark Queen's Platinum Jubilee
Plans to mark 70 years of service by Her Majesty, The Queen, on Friday 3 June 2022 have been announced in West Lothian.
West Lothian schools rollout for mental health and wellbeing qualification
Secondary schools across West Lothian are looking at introducing a mental health and wellbeing qualification.
Upgrades work at Balbardie Primary approved
As part of the council's ongoing review of the school estate, work will be undertaken on parts of the roof at Balbardie Primary school this summer.
New home for £14.7 million Beatlie School Campus identified
A site in the Craigshill area of Livingston has been earmarked as the new home for Beatlie School Campus.
Vital support service celebrates two nominations at national education awards
West Lothian Council's Inclusion and Wellbeing Service (IWS) has been shortlisted twice for the Times Education Supplement (TES) Schools Awards 2021.
Supporting West Lothian families through Summer of Play 2021
Over £2 million is being invested to support vulnerable children and young people in West Lothian during the 2021 summer holidays.
West Lothian school holidays for 2022/23 set
School term dates in West Lothian for the 2022/23 session have been agreed.
First Headteacher for new £14.7 million Calderwood primary appointed
Sarah Burton has been appointed as the first ever Headteacher of the new Calderwood Primary School in East Calder.
Additional school meal payments for secondary in-service days
Eligible West Lothian secondary school pupils will receive a £6 payment to cover the cost of meals on two additional assessment support in-service days.
Follow the guidance - Plea to parents and pupils ahead of school return
Prior to all schools re-opening (Monday 19 April) a number of messages are being reinforced for parents, carers and pupils.