School closures in Scotland on Tuesday

Please click on the links to individual councils for updates on any possible school closures.


Many schools are opening late to assist parents amid travel problems. Woodlands School is closed to pupils.

Check the council's website for the latest details.

Aberdeen City Council


A total of 60 schools are closed to pupils, however 22 of those remain open for staff. Many other schools are affected by school transport not operating or changes to transport routes.

The latest details are available on the council's website.

Aberdeenshire Council


Updates and details are available on the council's live update page. There were several closures on Monday.

Angus Council


No closures have been announced for Tuesday. Updates will be posted on the council website.

Luing Primary School will be closed on Wednesday because of work on its electricity supply. The school will reopen after the holidays.

Argyll and Bute Council


The council said it was aiming to open all schools on Tuesday, with some restrictions on school transport.

Check website for any changes.

Clackmannanshire Council


No closures have been announced for Tuesday. Parents advised to check the comhairle's website for the latest updates.

Comhairle nan Eilean Siar


Lincluden and Troqueer primaries were shut due to water supply problems. Parents advised to check the council's website for latest updates.

Dumfries and Galloway Council


All schools are open. Parents advised to check the council's website for latest updates.

Dundee City Council


All schools and nurseries are currently open.

Please check council website for future updates on school closures in East Ayrshire.

East Ayrshire Council


All East Dunbartonshire Council Primary Schools, Secondary Schools, Special Schools and Nurseries are open.

Check council website for updates.

East Dunbartonshire Council


All schools and nurseries open on Tuesday apart from Campie nursery.

Any other closures will be announced on the council website.

East Lothian Council


All schools expected to open as normal on Tuesday.

Check council website for updates.

East Renfrewshire Council


All schools are set to open on Tuesday. The only exception is that Davidson's Mains nursery will remain closed.

Head teachers will make individual school assessments on Tuesday morning and any closures will be notified as early as possible.

The council advises parents and staff to check council website for updates.

Edinburgh City Council


The council intends to open all schools.

Pupils of St Patrick's RC Primary, which has been closed due to a burst water main, should check with the school.

Check council website for details.

Falkirk Council


Buckhaven High School will only be open to S5 + S6, and Waid Academy will only be open to S4/S5/S6 pupils.

Gateside Primary School and Marie's R C Primary School are closed.

Camdean Nursery and Dunmore Nursery are closed due to heating problems.

Check council website for updates.

Fife Council


All schools are open.

Parents should check the council website and the council's Twitter page.

Glasgow City Council


Nine schools are affected. Most are open but have no school transport. Check council website for updates.

Highland Council


All of Inverclyde's schools and educational establishments will be OPEN on Tuesday EXCEPT for St Mary's Primary School, Patrick Street, Greenock. The school will be shut to pupils because of burst water pipes however staff should report to the school as normal. Kelly Street Nursery will accommodate St Mary's Nursery children. Parents will be notified as soon as repairs have been completed.

Inverclyde Council


Schools in Midlothian are planned to open as normal on Tuesday. Parents or carers should make their own assessment about whether or not they feel it is safe for their children to make their way to school.

Midlothian Council


A handful of primaries are closed to everyone - Cullen, Millbank, Portgordon and Portknockie - and Newmill is closed to pupils.

Check the council website for the latest information.

Moray Council


It is hoped that all North Ayrshire schools will be open on Tuesday. However, due to possible transport difficulties on the Isle of Arran, this information is subject to change.

Parents can also listen to up to date information on closures by calling the recorded information line on 01294 324401.

North Ayrshire Council


No disruption to North Lanarkshire Council schools or transport services is anticipated.

Check council website for more details.

North Lanarkshire Council


All schools are open.

School closure information is available via BBC Radio Orkney (found at 93.7 FM) and broadcast at 0730 GMT.

This information is also provided on the OIC answer phone from 0730 GMT which is reached by calling the councils main switchboard number 01856 873535.

Check the council website for latest closure information.

Orkney Islands Council


Council intends to open all schools, but some closures maybe necessary. Check council website.

Perth and Kinross Council


No reports of school closures or service disruption for Tuesday

Renfrewshire Council


All Scottish Borders Schools are planning to open as normal. Details will be updated on council website or listen to BBC Radio Scotland local bulletins.

Scottish Borders Council


All schools are open except Whalsay Junior High School, which is closed. Check the council website for latest updates.

Shetland Islands Council


All schools are open.

Check the council's twitter feed for the latest information.

South Ayrshire Council


All schools and nurseries are open.

South Lanarkshire Council


Strathblane primary and nursery may be closed because it has no water. Update on Tuesday morning. Check Emergency disruptions site for detials

Stirling Council


All schools and nurseries are open.

West Dunbartonshire Council


All schools open on Tuesday. Broxburn Nursery School may be close due to a heating problem. Decision to be made in the morning.

Check council website for details.

West Lothian

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