Archive for September, 2018

Work starts on new shared campus accommodating Hayshead and St Thomas Primary Schools

Construction has started on on the new £14.1 million shared campus for Hayshead and St Thomas RC Primary Schools and early years facility. The new campus is being built on the playing fields at the current Hayshead Primary School, allowing both Hayshead and St Thomas Primary Schools to remain operational throughout the construction period and reducing the impact on pupils and staff. Children and Learning Convener, Councillor Derek Wann said: “I am delighted that this work is underway. The new-build sees a fantastic new shared campus and early years facility in Arbroath and will serve our community now and also for generations…

Topping out ceremony for new £32.5m Bertha Park School in Perth

  Scotland’s first brand new school in more than 20 years has celebrated a significant milestone. A topping out ceremony was held for the under-construction school at Bertha Park, located on the northern outskirts of Perth. The £32.5m project is being led by hub East Central Scotland on behalf of Perth & Kinross Council with Robertson serving as main contractor. Construction began in November 2017 with the project due for completion next summer ahead of the 2019/20 school term. Built to cater for Perth’s growing population in its new Bertha Park residential development, the school will eventually accommodate around 1100…