Orkney Islands Council
Working together for a better Orkney

Early Learning and Childcare Settings

Listed below are contact details for the Early Learning and Childcare settings in Orkney. Further information on each setting is available in PDF format from the 'Related Downloads' section of this page.


Ellen Rendall

Westend, Front Road, St Margaret's Hope.

Telephone: 01856831583.

Christina Johnston

9 Meadow Crescent, Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1HA.

Telephone: 01856870595.

Ann Drever

Brooklyn, Deerness Road, Kirkwall, KW15 1SW.

Telephone: 01856873696 or 07720828096.

Nurseries and Pre-Schools


Manager: Bruce Pikington.

Address: Burray Primary School, Burray, KW17 2SS.

Telephone: 01856731208.

Email: Burray Primary School.


Manager: Alastair Forsyth.

Address: Dounby Community School, Dounby, KW17 2JA.

Telephone: 01856771234.

Email: Dounby Community School.


Manager: Ingrid Rendall.

Address: Evie Community School, Evie, KW17 2PE.

Telephone: 01856751237.

Email: Evie Community School.


Manager: Ingrid Rendall.

Address: Firth Primary School, Finstown, KW17 2ES.

Telephone: 01856761212.

Email: Firth Primary School.


Manager: Rose Mazza.

Address: Glaitness School, Kirkwall, KW15 1RP.

Telephone: 01856873648.

Email: Glaitness School.


Manager: Bruce Pilkington.

Address: Hope Primary School, St Margaret's Hope, KW17 2TN.

Telephone: 01856831217.

Email: Hope Primary School.

North Walls

Manager: Shirley Stuart.

Address: North Walls Community School, Lyness, KW16 3NX.

Telephone: 01856791246.

Email: North Walls Community School.


Manager: John Dearness.

Address: Orphir Community School, Orphir, KW17 2RF.

Telephone: 01856811265.

Email: Orphir Community School.

Papa Westray

Manager: Verity Branscombe.

Address: Papa Westray Primary School, Papa Westray, KW17 2BU.

Telephone: 01857644226.

Email: Papa Westray Primary School.


Manager: Michele Dufort.

Address: Papdale Primary School, Kirkwall, KW15 1PJ.

Telephone: 01856872650.

Email: Papdale Primary School.

Peedie Breeks

Manager: Karen Petrie.

Address: Peedie Breeks Nursery, Berstane Road, Kirkwall, KW15 1NA.

Telephone: 01856871113.

Email: Peedie Breeks Nursery.


Manager: Emma Moodie.

Address: Rousay Community School, Rousay, KW17 2PR.

Telephone: 01856821226.

Email: Rousay Community School.

St Andrews

Manager: Mark Taylor.

Address: St Andrews Primary School, Toab, Deerness, KW17 2QG.

Telephone: 01856861256.

Email: St Andrews Primary School.


Manager: Wendy Bowen.

Address: Sanday Community School, Sanday, KW17 2BN.

Telephone: 01857600228.

Email: Sanday Community School.


Manager: Emma Clements.

Address: Shapinsay Primary School, Shapinsay, KW16 3JS.

Telephone: 01856711218.

Email: Shapinsay Primary School.


Manager: John Dearness.

Address: Stenness Community School, Stenness, KW16 3LB.

Telephone: 01856850212.

Email: Stenness Community School.


Manager: Neil McIntosh.

Address: Stromness Primary School, Stromness, KW16 3JS.

Telephone: 01856850544.

Email: Stromness Primary School.


Manager: Andrew King.

Address: Stronsay Junior High School, Stronsay, KW17 2AE.

Telephone: 01857616246.

Email: Stronsay Junior High School.

The Strynd

Manager: Fiona Greaves.

Address: The Strynd Nursery, The Strynd, Kirkwall, KW15 1EU.

Telephone: 01856876096.

Email: The Strynd Nursery.


Manager: Simon Hall.

Address: Westray Junior High School, Westray, KW17 2DH.

Telephone: 01857677353.

Email: Westray Junior High School.