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Schools in Perth and Kinross to Close for Industrial Action Next Week

‘More than half’ of England’s schools planning ‘catastrophic’ staff redundancies

Three days of Industrial Action next week will see schools and nurseries in Perth and Kinross close as teaching unions take action in a national dispute over pay.

Perth and Kinross Council have confirmed the arrangements based on the information available allowing parents and careers to plan ahead for the 10th, 11th and 17th of January 2023.

Tuesday 10 January 2023

All Perth & Kinross Council primary schools, nurseries will be closed. Fairview Special School will also be closed to all pupils. Secondary schools will be open to all pupils in S1-S6.

Wednesday 11 January 2023

All Perth & Kinross Council secondary schools will be closed to pupils. Primary schools, nurseries and all classes at Fairview Special School will be open to pupils.

Tuesday 17 January 2023

All Perth & Kinross Council schools and nurseries, including Fairview Special School, will be closed to pupils.

Any pupil in receipt of free school meals will receive the payments directly for the days which they are off. During the school closures, School lets will open as normal.

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