Inverkeithing High School

A proposed replacement school, to serve the population from Aberdour to Rosyth, has been given support from the Scottish Government. This proposed new secondary school will be situated on the Fleet Grounds in Rosyth.

A statutory consultation in accordance with the Schools (Consultation) (Scotland) Act 2010 has been carried out on this proposal. Parents/carers will be notified of the decision by Fife Council’s Cabinet Committee after 7th September 2023.

The background papers on the site selection can be found here.

A Planning Application Notice (23/00769/PAN) has been submitted for the erection of high school, sports pitches, landscaping, floodlighting, access and associated infrastructure.

New Primary Schools as a result of strategic development areas

As a result of new housing planned within the Fife Local Development plan, nine new primary schools will be required to accommodate new pupils from these developments. New school catchment areas will be required, and further statutory consultations will require to be carried out.

The new primary schools are expected to support housing developments at:

  • Wellwood, Dunfermline
  • Broomhall, Dunfermline
  • Swallowdrum, Dunfermline
  • Halbeath, Dunfermline
  • Kirkcaldy East
  • Kirkcaldy South West
  • Levenmouth
  • Thornton
  • Cupar
  • Kelty