What date will Scottish schools open and how many days a week will pupils be in class?

Plans for how much time pupils will spend in school when they return in August vary widely across the country.

Saturday, 20th June 2020, 10:53 am
Plans vary across Scotland.
Plans vary across Scotland.

Aberdeen: Pupils return 11 August. Details to be announced.

Aberdeenshire: To be announced.

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Angus: Pupils return 12 August. Pupils in two full days a week.

Argyll and Bute: Pupils return 12 August. Secondary pupils will be in daily on alternate weeks or two full days a week. Primary pupils will be in two days a week.

Clackmannanshire: To be announced next week.

Comhairle nan Eilean Siar/Western Isles: To be announced next week.

Dumfries and Galloway: Pupils return 12 August. Details to be announced.

Dundee: Pupils return 11 August. Details to be announced.

East Ayrshire: Pupils return 12 August. Secondary pupils in one day a week initially, primary pupils two days a week.

East Dunbartonshire: Pupils return 12 August. Details to be announced on Monday.

East Lothian: Pupils return 12 August. Details to be announced next week.

East Renfrewshire: To be announced on Monday.

Edinburgh: Pupils return 
12 August. Pupils in one or two days a week.

Falkirk: Pupils return from 12 August. Details to be announced.

Fife: Pupils return 12 August. Secondary pupils in one day a week initially, primary pupils two days a week.

Glasgow: Pupils return 
13 August. Secondary pupils in daily (morning or ­afternoon), or five full days over two weeks. Primary pupils in two days a week.

Highland: Pupils return 12 August. Details to be announced.

Inverclyde: Pupils return 12 August. Secondary pupils in five days over two weeks, primary pupils two days a week.

Midlothian: Pupils return 12 August. Details to be announced next week.

Moray: Pupils return 12 August. Days in school will vary.

North Ayrshire: Pupils return 11 August for two days a week.

North Lanarkshire: Details to be announced.

Orkney: Return date and days in school to be announced.

Perth and Kinross: Pupils return 11 August. Details to be announced.

Renfrewshire: Pupils return 12 August. Secondary pupils in five days over two weeks. Primary pupils two days a week.

Scottish Borders: Pupils return 11 August. Details to be announced.

Shetland: Pupils return 
11 August for an unspecified number of full days.

South Ayrshire: Pupils return 12 August. Details to be announced.

South Lanarkshire: Pupils return 12 August. Secondary pupils’ time in school will vary. Primary pupils will be in two days a week.

Stirling: To be announced.

West Dunbartonshire: Pupils return 12 August. Secondary pupils in at least one day a week (S1-3), two days (S4-6). Primary pupils in two days.

West Lothian: Pupils return 
12 August. Secondary pupils in at least two full days a week. Primary pupils in two days.

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