Primary 1 deferrals for August 2022

Arrangements for primary 1 deferrals for children due to start school in August 2022 have been published. Applications are invited before 25 February 2022. Application forms are available from council nursery settings and funded providers. The council has agreed to fund an additional year of early learning and childcare for children who turn 5 between 18 August 2022 and 28 February 2023 where it is in the child’s best interests to defer beginning primary 1. Full information is available from the council’s website.