Dunscore Pre-School Centre is situated adjacent to Dunscore Primary School on the outskirts of the village.  It occupies the original school building.  Within the building, we have two playrooms, a small functional kitchen and a toilet/cloakroom area for the children.  There is a small enclosed playground to the front of the buildingThe Centre is a registered Scottish Charity which is run by a committee consisting of parents and members of the local community. Currently, five part-time staff are employed to manage the Centre and work with the children.

Our aims are to:

✴ Provide a safe, caring environment where children can thrive.
✴ Help all the children become independent in all aspects of life, play and learning.
✴ Ensure children know they are important and listened to.
✴ Inspire a love of learning.
✴ Equip them with the knowledge and skills for today’s society.
✴ Provide activities which offer appropriate challenges for every child.
✴ Work with parents and community to provide the best for all the children at the centre.







  • How to find us

    Click on picture to get a map on how to find us.


  • Enrolment Information

    Click on the picture for full details of eligibility for funding from Dumfries & Galloway Council.
    If you require to register an older child (3years old or over) please contact the Centre as soon as possible.


  • Committee

    The information on the policies for the committee to check can be found by clicking here!



One of our large, colourful playrooms