Education and learning

Our schools

East Ayrshire primary, secondary and special school contact details and handbooks and information about school admissions

Early learning and childcare

All about our Early Childhood Centres and early learning and childcare in East Ayrshire

School holidays

Get full details of this year’s term dates and school holidays

Support for pupils

School benefits, support for Additional Support Needs and other help available to pupils in East Ayrshire

School meals

View the current school lunch menu, prices and details about our school catering team

Online school payments

Information about online school payments and cashless catering

Travelling to school

Crossing patrols, walking to school and school transport provided by the Council

Education at home

We can offer you support if you are educating your children at home or your child is ill for an extended period of time

Management and inspection

Access school inspection reports and details of pupil records

Attendance and behaviour

Details of school rules, truancy and our exclusion policy

Education appeals

Parents and carers can appeal about additional support needs, placing requests or exclusions

Active Schools

Our Active Schools network offers opportunities and motivation to adopt active, healthy lifestyles

Business Enterprise bulletins

Our Business Enterprise (BE) bulletins showcase the achievements of enterprise and business education

Investing in East Ayrshire Schools

Latest news and information on the Capital Investment Programme for East Ayrshire Schools

Getting it right for every child (GIRFEC)

Our schools, educational and other services offer a quality provision to all children irrespective of where they live, their background or disabilities

Language and cultural support

How we support Gaelic education, modern European languages and English as an Additional Language (EAL)


Contact Information

Education Service
Council Headquarters
London Road
Telephone: 01563 576000
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