Coronavirus (COVID-19) school updates

Childcare hubs

Update: 10.30am Saturday 4 April

We would like to thank everyone for their continued support during these unpredictable and challenging times.

We remain fully committed to supporting vulnerable children and those whose parents are considered to be key workers.

Support for parents and carers is available.

Key worker childcare hubs online booking system

Key worker parent/carers can now book their children into childcare hubs for the week ahead rather than on a daily basis. The current list of key workers is available.

6-12 April booking form now live

The online booking form for next week (6-12 April) is now available. The deadline for bookings is 12noon on Tuesday 7 April.

30 March - 5 April booking form

The online booking form for this week (30 March - 5 April places) is now closed. If you miss the booking form deadline, late bookings can be made through [email protected]

Childcare hubs details

  • Opening hours - seven days a week, 7.30am-6pm
  • All hubs are available during Easter holidays, as are free school meal pick ups
  • Bookings are now being made seven days a time
  • We continue to ask parents to drop off and pick up children
  • The online form has been amended to include contact details for our Passenger Transport team, which parent/carers now contact directly should they have any transport requirements for their child(s).
  • You are reminded to fully complete this form for the week ahead before dropping off their child(s) at chosen hub, in order for the appropriate number of staff to be allocated to each hub.
  • Your child will automatically receive a place once the booking is made. No confirmation will be issued
  • Proof of employment will be requested and a registration form completed upon arrival at the hubs
  • If you miss the booking form deadline, late bookings can be made through [email protected]
  • Free school meal pick up locations are available
  • Parents/carers who can care for your children while you are at work you should not send your children to an education setting. This again will help break the cycle of infection.

Hub locations

Current school or setting

New Early Years Hub

New School Hub (primary 1-7 and S1-S2s)

Hawick Cluster Schools

Cherrytrees Nursery

Wiggly Worms

Cherrytrees Nursery

Wilton Primary School

Galashiels Cluster Schools

Tweedbank Early Learners

Langlee Primary School Nursery

Langlee Primary School

Kelso and Jedburgh Cluster Schools

Castlegate Nursery

Castlegate Nursery, Kelso

Broomlands Primary School

Earlston Cluster Schools

Cherry Trees Melrose

Busy Bees Nursery (BGH)

East Green Nursery

Old Station Melrose

Cherry Trees Melrose

Busy Bees Nursery (BGH)

Melrose Primary School

Eyemouth Cluster Schools

Highway Nursery

Seashells Nursery

Highway Nursery

Eyemouth Primary School

Selkirk Cluster Schools

Argus Selkirk

Philiphaugh Community School Nursery

Philiphaugh Community School

Peebles Cluster Schools

Kingmeadows Nursery

First Nursery

Village Nursery West Linton

Newlands Kids

Rosetta Peebles

West Linton Early Learners

Kingmeadows Nursery, Peebles

Village Nursery West Linton

Halyrude Primary School, Peebles

Berwickshire HS Cluster Schools

Fogo Nursery

Links Nursery

Links Nursery, Duns

Duns Primary School