Scottish Borders Council



Hobkirk Primary School

School estate consultation in relation to

proposal to close HOBKIRK Primary School


Scottish Borders Council has prepared and published a proposal paper in respect of the closure of Hobkirk Primary School (currently mothballed) and is looking for views on the proposals that:


  1. Hobkirk Primary School is permanently closed;
  2. Upon the closure of Hobkirk Primary School, its catchment area is permanently zoned to Denholm Primary School


Consultation period: 7 March 2019 to 2 May 2019.


A public meeting will be held on: 16 April 2019 at 7pm in William Laidlaw Memorial Hall, Bonchester Bridge


For more information and to complete the online questionnaire, visit:


Paper copies of the consultation document are available at:


  • Council Headquarters, Newtown St Boswells,TD6 0SA
  • Hobkirk Primary School,  Bonchester Bridge, TD9 8JU
  • Denholm Primary School, Denholm, Hawick, TD9 8LZ
  • Jedburgh Grammar School, Jedburgh, TD8 6DQ
  • Hawick High School, Hawick, TD9 0EG
  • Hawick Library, North Bridge Street, Hawick TD9 9QT


Consultation closes 2 May 2019


For more information please call 01835 825080 or email: