Emergency school closures

Schools closed for severe weather and emergencies

When schools and nurseries are closed due to an emergency, we will publish a list of those closed here. If a school is not mentioned on the list of closures it is open as usual. If a school has a nursery attached, please assume that if the school is closed the nursery is also closed, unless we state otherwise.

We send text messages to parents to alert them to school closures. Please make sure that your school has your phone number. 

Tollcross Primary and Nursery to re-open on Tuesday 17 September

After the Monday holiday, Tollcross Primary School and Nursery will re-open on Tuesday 17 September to all pupils. This follows an extensive assessment by building control and external surveyors after the recent tenement fire next to the school.

Please note all pupils should enter via the Ponton Street entrance.

Notice for P6 pupils 

So the school can re-open a section of the building is closed off for repair on the affected tenement. This means that Primary 6 pupils will have their lessons at neighbouring Dalry Primary School for a limited period.

Arrangements will be made for P6 pupils to be escorted to and from Dalry Primary School where they will be taught by their own class teachers.

School clubs and community centre

Both the Breakfast Club and After School Club will operate from next week in the main school building as normal.

The community centre remains closed as it is within the safety cordon and arrangements are being made to re-schedule and relocate lets where possible.

We would like to express its sincere thanks to parents, carers and the wider Tollcross Primary School community during this period of disruption.

Other ways to find out about closures

Listening to local radio and check our Twitter account to find out about closures.