Oswestry is the educational centre for north Shropshire with an excellent range of local primary schools.

The Marches School, with an ‘achievement through caring’ ethos, takes children through into university and career opportunities. The town is home to one of the UK’s oldest and finest independent schools, Oswestry School. Further education is catered for by Marches Sixth Form and North Shropshire College covering both academic and vocational training.