Parent Council

Curriculum for Excellence



Contact Information

Ms C Breyley

contact us:

Burravoe Primary School
United Kingdom

Telephone Number:
01595 807088

Fax Number:
01595 807089

ASN - Link to SIC Information for Parents re Additional Support Needs

Community Disclosure – Keeping Children Safe scheme
Police Scotland has introduced a formal way for parents, guardians and carers to raise concerns with police about anyone they are concerned has direct contact with their child.  For more information go to Police Scotland Keeping People Safe or to raise a concern call 101

Child Protection
This is the link to the parents and pages section of the Shetland Child Protection Committee Website

Safer Shetland Virtually Safe Virtually Sound online help for children and young people

Parental a comprehensive online guide to help set parental controls on broadband, devices, gaming, and entertainment

Website of The National Parent Forum of Scotland

Link to "Nationals in a Nutshell" - National 4 and National 5 information about the different courses.

Link to Education Scotland Parentzone - ideas to help support numeracy at home




Link to Final Report of the Shetland Learning Partnership 09/16

Link to SIC Schools page

Link to Education Scotland Parentzone - Information about Curriculum for Excellence



This is a link to the engage for education website which scottish government have set up. they hope that everyone in Scotland will share in the debate about education.

Online Safety Think u know - an excellent site for parents and for children of all ages

This is a link to the SQA information for parents page which gives information about the new qualifications.

Curriculum for Excellence - personalised learning

This is a link to the latest leaflet for parents from SQA about the new qualifications at senior phase. It's a pdf.


Dates for your diary

More detailed information about events at school is now published on the calendar on the school blog:

This term we are doing PE on Thursdays at the Leisure Centre and PE on Wednesdays at The Hall. Please can you check that children have their PE kit in school every day as sometimes we might alter the timetable for school PE.


Wednesday 1st February: Occasional holiday
Friday 24th February: Occasional holiday
Monday 27th February: Occasional holiday
Friday 31st March: End of term
Monday 17th April: Occasional holiday
Tuesday 18th April: Start of term
Monday 29th May: Occasional holiday
Sunday 28th May - Saturday 3rd June - North Isles P6/7 trip to Edinburgh
Friday 30th June: Last day of term


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