Pupils face part-time school because of teacher shortage
Primary school pupils may have to attend school part-time after a council warned of a “grave” shortage of teachers and asked parents to put them in touch with any qualified staff to plug the gaps.
A letter to parents of children in all primary schools in the Moray Council area said the “ongoing challenges” in recruiting staff meant some educational establishments may have to consider “partial closure”, which could see pupils told not to attend on certain days.
There are about 40 teacher vacancies across the council area and schools in the Lossiemouth and Forres area are thought to be worst... read more
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