19 Most Used Education WordPress Themes – Free and Premium

It is of no doubt that wordpress is the most used content management system on the web.  According to managewp  over 74,652,825 websites use wordpress, from the big brands to the small business website.

WordPress have been used by many institutions, colleges, high schools and even kindergarten to build their website not only because of its simplicity but also the number of easy to use themes available for them, meanwhile its been a challenge for the newbies to choose the theme that will best meet their needs due to the wide range of free and premium themes available.

Today I have handpicked 19 most used education wordpress themes, both free and premium, so feel free to check them out and don’t forget to add yours in the comment section.

#1 Baby kids

As it name implies, baby kids is mainly for elementary and Kindergartens but its flexibility to fit other range of educational websites cannot be underestimated.



Unique Features:

  • Mail Chimp Compatible
  • Interactive Elements
  • Custom Post
  • Masonry Layout


#2 University – Education, Event and Course Theme

One of the most sold theme on the giant theme market – themeforest, university edu is a multipurpose theme but it posses outstanding features for developing an education website.



Unique Features:

  • Responsive + UI + UX
  • Focus on Education
  • Course Enroll and Payment
  • Page Buider
  • Revolution Slider
  • Translation Ready
  • Auto Updates
  • Premium Support

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#3 Kids Zone

This is specifically designed for kindergartens, day care,  preschool, and so on. The beautiful plugins incorporated in this wonderfully made wordpress theme makes it worth your money.


Unique Features:

  • Translation Ready –  WPML support
  • Mega Menu
  • Calendar Pro Support
  • Easy Mail Chimp Integration

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#4 Statfort

This theme is also specifically designed for school, colleges, universities and range of educational websites. The theme is very easy to modify and it is also responsive i.e it is compatible with all screen sizes.





Unique Features:

  • Classes management
  • Advance page builder
  • Advance Admin panel
  • Translation ready
  • Font awesome icons
  • Unlimited colors
  • Unlimited sidebars
  • Widget settings

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#5 Invent

Invent is one of the themes that widely support LearnDash, the popular Learning Management System (LMS) for WordPress, though its to be bought separately.



Unique Features:

  • Intuitive Admin Panel with 200+ Options
  • Easy Customization
  • Modular Framework
  • Portfolio and Gallery Support
  • Extensive Documentation 87

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#6 University WordPress Theme


Unique Features:

  • ADDED Responsive layout
  • ADDED Theme options via WP Theme Customizer
  • Mobile-friendly” as tested by Google Developers
  • Translation ready (.POT file included)
  • WP menu support
  • Featured posts slideshow
  • Tabbed post categories
  • Full PSD
  • Dropdown menu
  • jQuery animations and effects
  • Custom widgets for different pages (see screenshots)

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#7 park College

Park college education responsive wordpress theme by quitenicestuff,  one of the most purchased education theme on themeforest (1000+).


Unique Features:

  • Very easy to configuren with drag and drop homepage blocks.
  • Add, edit and remove detailed coures listing with easy to use course manager.
  • Video Support
  • Unlimited colour schemes
  • Fully responsive
  • google font integration
  • Translation ready

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#8 Masterstudy – Education Center WordPress Theme

This is one of the newest education wordpress theme in town, the theme creators took their time to study all eduction wordpress theme out there, search for their weakness or the features they lacked and worked on it. With master study,you can easily create courses with categories and split into the classes, get reviews, set the prices, discount, create events and post on the blog with different layout.


Unique Features:

  • Theme Options with Redux framework
  • Four preset skins
  • Revolution Slider included
  • Responsive Layout on Bootstrap
  • Parallax and Video Background
  • 630+ Google Fonts
  • Visual Composer Pagebuilder
  • 24/5 Professional Support
  • Documentation included
  • Integrated Mailchimp Subscription
  • Regular Updates
  • FontAwesome icons
  • WPML localization support
  • One-click demo content import

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#9 School District

One of wp themes with pixel-perfect design, giving you a sharp and clear display on high-definition screens. Information are properly grouped into well defined boxes of different colours making them distinctive from each other against light background


Unique Features:

  • Crossbrowser
  •  Calendar
  • Sliced PSD
  • Advanced Theme Options,
  • Custom Page Templates
  •  Dropdown Menu
  •  Google map
  • Google Web Fonts
  • Search Engine Friendly
  • Social Options

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#10 Child Dooris – Kindergarten and School Wp Theme

Are you a beginner or an expert looking forward to build a kindergarten or day care or preschool? then child dooris is for you, with this awesome wp theme you can in no time build a stunning website which will suit your need or your client’s.


Unique Features:

  • Unlimited Colors
  • Responsive Design
  • Slider Revolution
  • Visual Composer
  • Fully customizable
  • Working contact form
  • Built on Bootstrap 3
  • Custom Post Type
  • Update Notifications
  • Free support
  • Custom Google Web Fonts
  • SEO Optimized
  • Child Theme Ready
  • Demo data included

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#11 Grand College

With grand college, customizing your website has no limits, and also the power of it page builder is wonderful. This theme gives the opportunity to create unlimited sidebars and also makes available over 450 fonts to choose from. Its clean, posses modern design and also well crafted.



  • .pot file for localization available
  • SEO Optimized
  • Unlimited Color
  • 6 Footer Layouts
  • 4 Blog styles
  • 450+ Fonts Available
  • Drag Drop Page Builder
  • Drag Drop Slider Manager
  • Built-in Translator
  • Built-in Shortcodes
  • Font Uploader
  • Logo Uploader
  • Background Uploader
  • 15 Pre-Defined Background Patterns

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#12 Fable

Fable children kindergaten worpress theme is best used for primary school or elementary school, junior high school, college, child care center, preschool or nursery.

The theme has built in drag and drop with extensive collection of components which makes the non coders to build website easily.




Unique Features:

  • Responsive and retina ready
  • Slider revolution build in
  • Time table build in
  • Theme demo data installer
  • Drag and drop page builder
  • 35+ content element
  • short code generator
  • Theme option panel
  • Theme styles panel

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#13 Little People kindergaten Wp Theme

The Sweetest thing about this wonderful theme is that it is packed with every premium plugin you will ever need as well as prebuilt pages that are optimised for the childcare and nursery industry.

Video tutorials and premium forum support is provided to help make the best out of this theme.


little people

Unique Features:

  • Responsive
  • Boxed or full width layout
  • Built on Twitter Bootstrap
  • Slider Revolution plugin included
  • Visual Composer plugin included
  • Essential Grid plugin included
  • Contact Form 7 plugin support
  • Translation Ready

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Free WordPress Themes

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#17 Educator






#18 Educate





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