Who we are

Ardoch is a children’s education charity focused on improving educational outcomes for children and young people in communities facing disadvantage.

Our purpose

To support children and young people from disadvantaged communities to engage in learning and believe in a future of possibilities.

Our vision

Every child’s potential is realised through full participation in education.

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Latest news

  • Meet Heather Gallagher – Author

    Meet Heather Gallagher – Author

    Meet Heather Gallagher, one of the amazing authors who work with our budding authors as part of Writer in Residence. She has helped numerous students to learn about writing stories, editing and publishing a book. We sat down with her and asked her about her experience. Can you please introduce yourself? My name’s Heather Gallagher….…

  • Cost of living crisis and the new school year 

    Cost of living crisis and the new school year 

    Everything is getting more expensive, and incomes just aren’t covering it as well. So many are having to make cutbacks to ensure they can still afford the essentials. For many of us, one of those cuts could be your child’s excursion, new shoes or a lunch box. What are the options?  No one wants to……

  • Ardoch honoured by Ardeer PS

    Ardoch honoured by Ardeer PS

    Yesterday (Thursday 14th December) Lisa Jones was honoured to head to Ardeer Primary School to receive the Val Maaten Award on behalf of Ardoch. The school presents the Val Maaten Award to a member of the school Community each year, who exemplified Val’s efforts, care and support of others, and for continuous service to the……