Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates

Early learning and childcare increased hours

The tables below show when increased hours will be available for each Early Childhood Centre (ECC).

Early childhood centres

Early childhood increased opening times
ECCDate (600 hours)Date (1140 hours)
Auchinleck Week beginning 17 August 2020 No later than 22 September 2020
Bellsbank Week beginning 17 August 2020 No later than 22 September 2020
Catrine Week beginning 17 August 2020 24 August 2020
Crosshouse Week beginning 17 August 2020 No later than 22 September 2020
Galston Week beginning 17 August 2020 No later than 22 September 2020
Hillbank Week beginning 17 August 2020 No later than 22 September 2020
Hurlford Week beginning 17 August 2020 24 August 2020
James Hamilton Week beginning 17 August 2020 No later than 22 September 2020
Kilmaurs Week beginning 17 August 2020 No later than 22 September 2020
Littlemill Week beginning 17 August 2020 No later than 22 September 2020
Mauchline Week beginning 17 August 2020 No later than 22 September 2020
Muirkirk Week beginning 17 August 2020 31 August 2020
Nether Robertland Week beginning 17 August 2020 No later than 22 September 2020
Netherthird Week beginning 17 August 2020 No later than 22 September 2020
New Cumnock Week beginning 17 August 2020 7 September 2020
Newmilns Week beginning 17 August 2020 24 August 2020
Riccarton Week beginning 17 August 2020 No later than 22 September 2020
Sgoil-araich na coille nuaidh Week beginning 17 August 2020 24 August 2020
Shortlees Week beginning 17 August 2020 No later than 22 September 2020
St Andrews Week beginning 17 August 2020 No later than 22 September 2020
Whatriggs Week beginning 17 August 2020 No later than 22 September 2020
TOTAL: 21 ECCs    

Final phase of ELC expansion

ELC expansion final phase information
ECCDate (600 hours)Final phase of ELC expansion (1140 hours)
Barshare *   Week beginning 17 August 2020 *Cherry Trees
ELC staff to be recruited
Cairns Week beginning 17 August 2020 Extension to be completed
ELC staff to be recruited
Dalmellington Week beginning 17 August 2020 ELC staff to be recruited
Dalrymple Week beginning 17 August 2020 ELC staff to be recruited
Darvel Week beginning 17 August 2020 ELC staff to be recruited
Drongan Week beginning 17 August 2020 ELC staff to be recruited
Dunlop Week beginning 17 August 2020 ELC staff to be recruited
Fenwick Week beginning 17 August 2020 ELC staff to be recruited
Flowerbank Week beginning 17 August 2020 ELC staff to be recruited
Gargieston Week beginning 17 August 2020 ELC staff to be recruited
Greenmill * Week beginning 17 August 2020 *Cherry Trees
ELC staff to be recruited
Lainshaw Week beginning 17 August 2020 ELC staff to be recruited
Loanhead Week beginning 17 August 2020 ECC extension to school to be completed
ELC staff to be recruited
Logan Week beginning 17 August 2020 Internal refurbishment completed
Onthank Week beginning 17 August 2020 Internal refurbishment and outdoor play area to be completed
ELC staff to be recruited
Patna Week beginning 17 August 2020 ELC staff to be recruited
TOTAL: 16 ECCs    
 

Contact Information

Council Headquarters
London Road
Kilmarnock
East Ayrshire
KA3 7BU
Contact us online: www.eastayrshi.re/contactus
Save time, do it online: www.our.east-ayrshire.gov.uk
Telephone: 01563 554400
Textphone: 01563 576167
24 Hour Emergency Helpline: 0345 724 0000 (local rate)
Education Service - Early Years
Civic Centre South
16 John Dickie Street
Kilmarnock
KA1 1HW
Telephone: 01563 578118
Telephone: 01563 578117