Listed here are educational groups and schools for children in the parish.

Whittington Pre-School

A friendly and fun environment for babies and children up to 5 years old which recently celebrated it’s 50th birthday. Ofsted Approved and a member of the Pre-School Learning Alliance, based at Whittington Barracks but meeting the needs of the wider community.

For more details see Whittington Pre-school website

Jennifer Turner 01543 434371 or 07952 789401

Elswick House Nursery School

A small, private nursery school, catering for children from birth to school age. We are OFSTED registered for 28 children and are open between the hours of 7:30 and 18:00, Monday to Friday.

For more details see Elswick House Nursery website
Linden Green 01543 432329

Whittington Community Primary School

Common Lane, Whittington, WS14 9LG

Nursery School available for pre-school age children.

Primary School for children aged 5 – 11.

For more details see Whittington School Website

Headteacher – Mrs Nichola Leeson  01543 432487


Jungle Club (Before & after school club)

Pupils attending Whittington C. P. School – Each school day 7:30 to 8:40 and 15:15 to 18:00 (and INSET days) Before and after school care – Registered with OFSTED – Art/Craft, Construction toys, Snooker, T.V., Table top games, Outdoor play- football, cricket, tennis etc

For more details see Jungle Club website
Mary  01543 433339
Jackie 01543 433105
During open times 07976 056035

King Edward VI School
Upper St John Street,

For children aged 11-18.

For more details see King Edward VI website
Phone:  01543 255714


Staffordshire County Council Education and Learning 

For all sorts of useful information such as term dates, admissions and child care, visit the Staffordshire County Council website.

For a full list of all Staffordshire Schools and support services, visit the Staffordshire Schools Directory.