Schools

‘Exciting opportunity’ to shape education to meet bairns’ long-term needs

The “Who stands for the council? It’s people like you” campaign aims to encourage more candidates to come forward for May’s elections to Shetland Islands Council.  In the third of a series of features looking at some of the main issues the local authority is working on, through its corporate plan Our Ambition 2021-26, Education […] Shetland News …


Mothballed Skerries school has cost SIC £50k to maintain

SHETLAND Islands Council has spent around £54,000 on its “mothballed” school in Skerries since in shut in 2016. Figures obtained by Shetland News through a freedom of information request shows that around £13,000 has been allocated in the current financial year for maintaining the school. The figures also show that £56,304 has been committed to […] Shetland News …