Scone has the Upper Hunter Early Learning Centre, a long daycare centre and many family daycare services, with demand for more.
In Scone there are 250 teachers who educate 1,800 students from preschool through to Year 12.
A TAFE NSW Connected Learning Centre will open in 2019, providing post school qualifications locally, offering an alternative to leaving the area or travelling to undertake training.
Putting the Upper Hunter on the map is the positive education charity formed in 2016, Upper Hunter Where there’s a Will. It’s quest is to provide positive education in all schools within the region. The focus is improving well-being and reducing mental illness, and ‘bringing colour to lives’ of our youth.