Education and schools

From schools and admissions to adult learning courses, grants and more.

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Information and guidance

Coronavirus firebreak: frequently asked questions (external website)

For information and guidance during the coronavirus pandemic, please visit

Schools close on Friday, 23 October for half term. Primary and special schools, together with years 7 and 8 at secondary schools will re-open the week commencing Monday 2 November.  Parents and guardians are urged to check messages from their schools for any local arrangements that may differ.

Students in secondary schools sitting examinations will be able to go into school for the examinations themselves. All other pupils at secondary level will be learning from home for that week.

All schools are due to fully re-open on Monday, 9 November.

Services and information

Find a school

View details of schools in Denbighshire.

Emergency school closures

Find out if your school is closed.

School admissions

How to apply for a place at a school.

School term dates

Term dates and school holidays.

Grants and funding

Free school meals and other financial support.

Free school and college transport

Find out if your child is eligible for free school or college transport and how to apply.

School budgets and finance

School budget forums, Section 52 statements and more.

School Governors

Find out what School Governors do and how to apply to become one.

Wellbeing in schools

Information on wellbeing in schools.

School council: Pupil voice

Information about school councils.

Adult and extra education

Information about adult and extra education.

Denbighshire school meals website (external website)

Information about Denbighshire school meals.

Education blog (external website)

Follow the Education blog.

Information about education provided in Denbighshire

Attendance and behaviour, educating your child at home and more.

Enrichment (external website)

Denbighshire's enrichment curriculum initiative.

Information for school employees

Information and policies for Denbighshire schools employees.

Educating your child at home

You have the right to educate your child at home.

Complaints about schools

Find out how to make a complaint about a school.