The Education (School and Placing Information) (Scotland) Regulations 2012

Form in which school information to be published, supplied or otherwise made available

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9.  (1)  School information required to be supplied or made available in accordance with regulation 8 must be so supplied or made available in writing in the form of a document to be known as the School Handbook.

(2) In carrying out the duty imposed by paragraph (1), an authority must publish the School Handbook on a website which the authority uses for the purpose of giving information to the public.

(3) Where a parent makes a request to an authority for the School Handbook to be provided—

(a)in a particular form of writing, including in a language other than English; or

(b)in a form other than in writing,

the authority must, if they consider it reasonable to do so, provide the handbook to the parent in that form.