Schools (Scotland’s Schools For The Future)
The Government’s school building programme, Scotland’s Schools for the Future, is worth almost £1.8 billion with £1.13 billion provided by Scottish Government and £665 million by local authorities.
The programme will see the construction of at least 117 new or refurbished schools which will be built in every part of Scotland in partnership with local authorities by March 2020.
In 2017 and up to March 2018, 41 school projects within the programme were completed. The total capital value of the schools completed was £801 million, of which Scottish Government’s contribution was £397 million.
15 further school projects are expected to be completed by the end of 2018. The total capital value of the schools expected to complete is £334 million, of which the Scottish Government’s contribution is £162.5 million.