Plans to introduce controversial faculties in high schools have not been kicked into the long grass, Dundee City Council maintained last night.
It could be years before a primary school opens its doors to pupils in the Western Gateway.
A public consultation that showed a majority of people do not want two high schools to merge will be re-run.
Crunch talks that could decide the fate of a “superschool” serving pupils from Angus, Dundee and Perth and Kinross will take place next week.
A new plan that will see some school pupils have their swimming lessons cut by more than half was voted through by councillors last night.
Young swimmers will lose out on a "dramatic" amount of swimming time under a new lesson programme set to be introduced in Dundee.
Dundee's Labour group will urge the halt to the introduction of faculties in city schools.
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Principal teachers in Dundee high schools are being asked how they would like to "delete" their own jobs, it has been claimed.
Plans to create two new housing developments at Liff have been given the green light by Dundee City Council.