The Parental Involvement Act made changes to the arrangements for parental representation in all schools across Scotland. In August 2007 Parent Councils became the representative body for parents. For more information please look up the ParentZone website.
If you would like any details regarding Parent Councils in Shetland schools, please contact:
Tel: 01595 744000
Parent Council Grant Application 2015/16
The deadline for receipt of the Parent Council Grant Application Form 2015/16 has now passed.
The following must be submitted with your application form:
- Action Plan 2014/15, which describes how the Parent Council will support the school in promoting parental involvement;
- Audited/checked accounts for the year ended 31 March 2014;
- Project Evaluation Form 2013/14.
Chairpersons Contact Details
The below Parent Council Chairs have given permission for their contact details to be available. Clicking on the name will enable you to send emails to that Chairperson.
|Catriona Barr||Anderson HS||n/a|
|David Thomson||Bell's Brae PC||No. 41 Leslie Road, Lerwick ZE1 0QQ|
|Paul Bendix||Brae High School||Otterslea, Lunna, Vidlin, Shetland, ZE2 9QF|
|Fiona Nicholson||Cullivoe PC|
|Susannah Parnaby||Fair Isle PC||Fair Isle Bird Observatory, Fair Isle, ZE2 9JU|
|Kay Anderson||Hamnavoe PC||Roadside, Hulls, Bridge-End, Burra, ZE2 9LE|
|Kenny Pottinger||Scalloway PC||Sained, East Voe, Scalloway, ZE1 0US|
|Susan Jamieson||Whiteness PC||Hellar, Weisdale, Shetland, ZE2 9LW|
Useful Resources for Parent Councils
Scottish Parent Teacher Council http://www.sptc.info/
National Parent Forum of Scotland: http://www.parentforumscotland.org/
National Parent Forum of Scotland Shetland Representative can be contacted at Shetland@npfs.org.uk