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Parent Council

The Linlithgow Academy Parent Council

The council is elected from the Parent Forum, Academy staff and pupils. 

Its main duty is to promote good relations between the school, parents and the wider community, in support of improvement of standards of education at the school. The Head Teacher and her staff are responsible for the running of the school, with the Parent Council providing a consultative body to help them and to help parents understand what the school is working to achieve. The Parent Council welcomes comments and questions from everyone with an interest in Linlithgow Academy. Its meetings are open to parents, staff, and the wider community.

The Parent Council's responsibilities include:

  • Gathering parents' views and representing those views at Parent Council meetings;
  • Reporting back to parents;
  • Participation in the appointment of senior teaching staff;
  • Consultation on school development planning;
  • Giving feedback to the Education Authority;
  • Participation in the management of the use of school buildings outside hours.

DATE OF NEXT MEETING: AGM - Monday 28 September 2020* 

*2020/21 meeting dates are currently provisional due to Covid-19 restrictions. Updates will be posted on this page.

The following meetings took place in 2019/20:

At 7pm in the Conference Room. During Lockdown other arrangements will be implemented.

All Parents and Carers are very welcome.



Icon for word LA Parent Council AGM Report September 2019 [61KB]

Meetings for the 2020/21 School Year are provisionally scheduled as follows:

  • AGM - Monday 28 September
  • Term 1 - Tuesday 3 November
  • Term 1 - Monday 7 December
  • Term 2 - Wednesday 27 January
  • Term 2 - Thursday 11 March
  • Term 3 - Wednesday 5 May
  • Term 3 - Tuesday 8 June


There is currently 1 vacancy on the Parent Council. If you are interested in becoming a member please get in touch using the 'Contact the Parent Council' link below.

In this section

The current membership of the Parent Council
Some web links that may be of interest to parents

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