Best Start Grant

Did you know you can apply for a Best Start Grant? £600 can be paid over 3 payments for a baby/nursery/school aged child. A cash payment of £250 can be received for a child starting school (up to and during P1). To qualify depends on what benefits a person is in receipt of. For further information please click on this link

https://www.mygov.scot/best-start-grant-best-start-foods/

Free School Meals, Clothing Grants & Milk

Information for families: Did you know you can apply for a School Clothing Grant? Currently £125 for a primary school child and £135 for a high school child. Applications for the SCG remain open throughout the year. To qualify depends on annual income and whether you are in receipt of certain benefits. For further information please click on this link https://www.westlothian.gov.uk/article/43281/School-Clothing-Grants-Free-School-Meals-Milk

School Clothing Grants, Free School Meals & Milk Families on low incomes may be eligible to receive free school meals and milk for their children. There are also grants available to help towards the cost of school clothing.
www.westlothian.gov.uk

Ordering uniform – Deadline

Our online cut off date for guaranteed back to school delivery is the 20th July. All online orders for school uniform must be placed by this date to guarantee they’ll be dispatched in time for schools going back in August.

We are expecting a huge influx in online orders this summer which may result in delays. Please encourage parents to place their orders as soon as possible – to avoid disappointment, help slow the rush and allow us to meet demand easily and efficiently.

Below you can find helpful links to share with parents, from sizing guides, to online ordering instructions.

Click here to find your schools online shop page.

Have any queries? Get in touch via email info@border-embroideries.co.uk.