october, 2022

25oct(oct 25)9:00 am16dec(dec 16)11:59 pmProposal to close Kilwinning Early Years Centre and establish the provision as Pennyburn Primary School Early Years’ Class


On 27 September 2022, North Ayrshire Council agreed to the commencement of a Statutory Public Consultation under the Schools (Consultation)(Scotland) Act 2010.

The proposal is to incorporate Kilwinning Early Years Centre  (KEYC), a standalone  early years centre,  into Pennyburn Primary School as its Early Years’ Class. This proposal requires the formal closure of KEYC, a ‘school’ in terms of the legislation.

A report outlining the benefits of this proposal can be viewed at the link below:

Kilwinning ELC Proposal Document and Appendices

Views are now sought from all stakeholders on this exciting proposal. An online response form can be completed at the link below:


A meeting for the public will be held at Cranberry Moss Community   Centre, Cambusdoon Place, Kilwinning KA13 6SL on Tuesday 8 November 2022 at 6.30pm.

The meeting will provide an opportunity to discuss the proposal and hear the views of the wider community.

The consultation period runs from Tuesday 25 October to Friday 16 December 2022.


October 25 (Tuesday) 9:00 am - December 16 (Friday) 11:59 pm