Aberdeenshire Council provides education to children in 87 nurseries (and 96 private and voluntary partner provider pre-school centres),
151 primary schools,
17 secondary schools, and 4 special needs schools.
These pages provide general information concerning schools, if you are a parent or carer looking for more specialised information concerning your child, the 'Parents and Carers' section may be able to help you.
Details of pre-school education entitlement and application.
Details on primary school registration.
Copies of Aberdeenshire policies and guidelines.
View school term dates and in-service dates for Aberdeenshire schools.
View contact details for all Aberdeenshire Council nursery units and schools.
Find out if an Aberdeenshire school has closed at short notice.
View the latest information on this government led review.
Click here for information on the McCormac review of teaching terms and conditions
Find out more about the Aberdeenshire Council Schools Meals Service.
Find out more about the various school transport options for your child.
Find out more about the Aberdeenshire Council Schools Parent Councils.
Find out about Aberdeenshire Council's School Estate Management Plan.
View copies of reports for Aberdeenshire schools inspected in the current year
Aberdeenshire Council's policy on child protection.
Contact Aberdeenshire Council Area Education, Learning & Leisure (ELL) Offices
Aberdeenshire has five Education, Learning & Leisure Offices to cover the Authority area.
Banff & Buchan Area ELL OfficeSt Leonards
Buchan Area ELL OfficesOld Infant Building
Tel: 01779 473269
Fax: 01779 470390
117 Charlotte Street
Tel: 01346 515303
Fax: 01346 512377
Garioch Area ELL OfficeGordon House
Tel: 01467 620981
Fax: 01467 622254
Marr, Kincardine & Mearns Area ELL OfficeQueens Road
Tel: 01569 766960
Fax: 01569 768489