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First Day Back!

It has been lovely to see all the children back at school and a particular warm welcome to new P1 pupils and parents.  We enjoyed hearing about what they have been doing in the holidays and we have been really impressed with the way that they have coped with the new routines and procedures in …

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Inshes return to school Information

We are all very much looking forward to the children returning to school next week.  I can now confirm that Inshes Primary will be open to all pupils from Wednesday 12th August. We hope that we have been able to explain all the detail of this in the letter that is being sent out by …

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Updated FAQs for Parents

Please click on the link below to open the updated FAQs for parents that we received today from Nicky Grant, Head of Education. FAQs – Parents back to school (20 8 5)

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Highland Council update on Schools reopening for a full return

Good morning, I hope that you have all been enjoying your summer holidays and have been able to take advantage of the nice weather (when we have had it!) to meet up with friends and family. You will have seen the First Minister’s announcement at the end of last week stating that schools would be …

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Highland Council’s emergency keyworker childcare hubs to cease as education settings reopen in August

At today’s (30 July) full meeting of The Highland Council, Members agreed that the Council ceases its provision for key worker childcare on 10 August 2020 at the latest, depending on the circumstances of each location. This decision follows the announcement made by the Scottish Government that the requirement for local authorities to provide free …

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Highland Council reacts to First Minister’s education announcement

Today’s announcement from the First Minister is very much what we have been anticipating and preparing for in our return to Highland education settings. It is a great reassurance that we can now continue with our work to achieve a full return of pupils and staff, including those who were previously shielding, in August. Chair …

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ELC updates from Highland Council

Please click on the link below for updated information regarding the ELC from Highland Council. Thank you. ELC Returning – FAQ v3

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End of Term message

It has been a term like no other we have seen in our lifetimes.  I am so proud of how our Inshes Community have responded to the challenges we have faced.  A huge thank you to all of the pupils, staff and parents for all their efforts with online learning and supporting one another. To …

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Chrome books/Google Chat and Meet

Reminder of some safety info for Chromebooks:- Remember that even if your Chromebook is being used for personal use, you are still bound by the council’s Acceptable Use Policy and expected to use the device appropriately at all times Only leave your device plugged in when you are with the Chromebook Don’t leave your device …

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Committee gives unanimous support to Covid-19 Spaces to People project in Highland

At today’s Economy and Infrastructure Committee members gave their full support to progress made with the Spaces for People programme in Highland following the news that the Council has been successful in receiving a further £1.2M of funding. Following a successful award of £752,954 from Scottish Government’s Spaces for People fund, the Council is delivering …

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