The cumulative total of positive cases in Orkney is now at 57.
Another positive case of Covid has been recorded in Orkney bringing the cumulative total to 34.
Scotland’s cases of covid continue to rise. Today’s published figures show a rise of 714 new confirmed cases . This is 11.5% of those people newly tested. In Orkney the officially confirmed number now totals 22.
An additional case was reported in Orkney, bringing that total to 17, and across Scotland 160 new cases are confirmed.
“I encourage anyone with an interest to get in touch with the review, particularly those with experience of the assessments during the 2018/19 academic session.”
The question needs to be asked: who are standardised tests in Primary 1 for?