School Streets Information

The School Streets Scheme will begin on Monday 23rd October 2017.

There will be a number of streets around Lasswade Primary School which will be closed to vehicles, with the exception of blue badge holders.

More information (and a map) is available here:

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Similar schemes have been successfully introduced in East Lothian and Edinburgh.  Find out more on these links:

http://www.eastlothian.gov.uk/news/article/2113/improving_road_safety_around_east_lothian_schools

http://www.eastlothiancourier.com/news/14211155.Four_more_East_Lothian_schools_set_to_ban_traffic_from_nearby_streets_at_pick_up_and_drop_off_times/

http://www.eastlothian.gov.uk/download/meetings/id/17220/04_school_streets_traffic_prohibition_tros_an_assessment_policy

http://www.edinburgh.gov.uk/news/article/1932/school_streets_initiative_launches_in_edinburgh

http://www.edinburgh.gov.uk/download/meetings/id/51594/item_72_-_school_streets_pilot_evaluation

This scheme has been agreed at Council Level.  More information can be found on this link:

https://midlothian.cmis.uk.com/Live/Document.ashx?czJKcaeAi5tUFL1DTL2UE4zNRBcoShgo=eZPJ7UWfUwog7DWbwWQpc4%2fL1kpUM6XfoPmR9x2T5kcOnha8p1G8EA%3d%3d&rUzwRPf%2bZ3zd4E7Ikn8Lyw%3d%3d=pwRE6AGJFLDNlh225F5QMaQWCtPHwdhUfCZ%2fLUQzgA2uL5jNRG4jdQ%3d%3d&mCTIbCubSFfXsDGW

Thank you for your support in anticipation of the introduction of the School Streets Programme.

Broad General Education Roadshow

There will be a Broad General Education Roadshow hosted by Lasswade High School on Tuesday 10th October 6.30pm – 7.30pm.  This meeting will take place at Lasswade Primary School.  If you would like to find out more about the Broad General Education, please come along! All welcome!

Find out more about what is meant by the term ‘Broad General Education’ below:

https://education.gov.scot/parentzone/learning-in-scotland/Broad%20general%20education