Support for Castlebay Community School

Comhairle nan Eilean Siar is ensuring additional support for staff and pupils is available at Castlebay Community School in the light of 2 pupils involved in the Manchester attack.

The Comhairle is also in discussions with the SQA regarding the exceptional circumstances for pupils in Castlebay sitting exams in the coming week.

A Comhairle spokesperson said; “We are continuing to closely monitor events. We are mindful of the impact on pupils and staff at the school and are providing all necessary support.”