Category Archives: Health Links

Letter from Professor Jason Leitch, Scotland’s National Clinical Director, to all parents/carers of nursery children, primary and secondary school age pupils.

Below is a letter from Scotland’s National Clinical Director the path ahead in schools around COVID-19.


If you need support to read this webpage or online letter via translation into an additional language please contact the translation service using this link https://www.edinburgh.gov.uk/languages

Get a Free Jag on the Bus

If you need a vaccination for COVID-19 for free why not use the vaccination bus. This weekend it is at Waverley Bridge, between Princes street Gardens and Waverley Station.

Available to anyone aged 16+.


If you need support to read this webpage or online letter via translation into an additional language please contact the translation service using this link https://www.edinburgh.gov.uk/languages

Flu Immunisation

Our Flu immunisation day is earlier than in recent years on Monday 27th September.

NHS Scotland particularly recommend all children recieve their flu vaccine this year because.

Flu can be serious , even for healthy children.

This reduces the risk of children spreading flu to friends and family

To help prevent flu adding to the strain on NHS services, especially alongside of COVID-19 this winter

The vaccine is given in school as a painless nasal (nose) spray, by the local NHS team.

For more information and links to BSL audio and a a range of different languages visit www.nhsinform.scot/childflu


If you need support to read this webpage or online letter via translation into an additional language please contact the translation service using this link https://www.edinburgh.gov.uk/languages

Parental Anxiety Workshops

City of Edinburgh Council and NHS Lothian are working together to provide workshops for parents coping with anxiety.

Click on the PDF link below to learn more about the workshops.

Please contact the school using the admin mailbox if you are interested in attending this event and we will forward the joining link to you.  Admin@dalry.edin.sch.uk


If you need support to read this webpage or online letter via translation into an additional language please contact the translation service using this link https://www.edinburgh.gov.uk/languages