Langlands School

Langlands School

Parent Council

Every parent who has a child at Langlands is automatically a opted-in as a member of the Parent Forum.

The parent council is a group of parents who have chosen to represent the parent forum.

The Parent Council co chairs are Edwina Lower and Kemal Altug

The Treasurers are Katie Pickthall and Rhona Taylor.

The Parent Council is known as the 'Friends of Langlands' and is a registered charity (SC040743). 

This status enables the Friends of Langlands to organise fundraising activities to secure resources to help the school meet their needs, keep the minibuses roadworthy, and raise awareness of the school in the wider community 

You can contact the Parent Council via email at

As a member of the Parent Forum, each parent can expect to:

  • Receive information about the school and its activities
  • Hear about what partnership with parents means in our school
  • Be invited to be involved in ways and times that suit you
  • Identify issues you want the parent council to work on with the school
  • Be asked your opinion by the parent council on issues relating to the school and education it provides
  • Work in partnership with staff
  • Enjoy taking part in school life in whatever way possible

More information is available here.

Useful Links

  • Connect.Scot provides more information and support for Parents/ Parent Councils.

  • Parentclub Scotland provides support information and guidance to expectant parents, baby, toddler, Child, Pre-teen and Parents and Carers.
  • The National Parent Forum of Scotland’s (NPFS) Curriculum for Excellence in a Nutshell series. Free Downloads for parents/carers:
  • Parentzone Scotland provides information about the Curriculum and how you can be involved in your child’s learning.