A consultation regarding North Berwick Nursery School, and the school catchment areas of Dirleton and Law Primary Schools, is now open on the consultation hub.

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;
  • The re-designation of North Berwick Nursery School to Law Primary School Nursery Class 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 whole of the new residential development at Ferrygate (Local Development Plan Proposal NK5, hereinafter referred to as ‘Ferrygate Meadow (NK5)’) and the houses in the area of Westerdunes Park, North Berwick currently in the catchment of Dirleton Primary School; and
  • The proposed changes to the Law Primary School and Dirleton Primary School catchment areas will become operational with immediate effect.

Consultation Period: Tuesday 24 October to Monday 4 December 2017

For more information and to complete the online consultation questionnaire go to: http://www.eastlothianconsultations.co.uk/education/northberwickconsultation

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.

Drop in sessions:

Monday 6th November 2017, 12pm - 5pm, Dirleton Primary School, and

Thursday 9th November 2017, 12pm - 5pm, North Berwick Community Centre

Public Meeting: Tuesday 21 November 2017, 7pm, North Berwick High School

Published: Tuesday, 24th October 2017