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In Hampshire, the Children's Services Department maintains over 500 schools, serving approximately 170,000 pupils and is committed to improving standards in teaching and learning. Parents must ensure that their school-age children receive full-time education suitable to their age, ability and any special educational needs they may have. HCC provides a range of Education and Learning information including Early years education and childcare; Adult and Community Learning. There is also information for Parents providing Help and Advice on going to school or college; Finding a school in Hampshire - contacts, maps, OfSTED, budgets and catchments; How to apply for a school place; School holidays/term dates; Emergency school, college and children's centre closures; School transport; School meals; Special Educational Needs (SEN); Hampshire Music Service (HMS); Outdoor Education, PE and DofE; Attendance, support; Getting involved; Search for childcare in your area; Children and Family Services - contacts, concerns and complaints