Marr College

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Marr College
Marr College, Troon.jpg
Dundonald Road, Troon, South Ayrshire, Scotland KA10 7AB
Coordinates 55°32′56″N 4°38′43″W / 55.5489°N 4.6454°W / 55.5489; -4.6454Coordinates: 55°32′56″N 4°38′43″W / 55.5489°N 4.6454°W / 55.5489; -4.6454
Type Local Authority coeducational secondary
Motto Hic patet ingeniis campus
(Here lies a field open to the talents)
Founded c. 1935
Educational authority South Ayrshire Council
Rector Kyle Sheeran
Staff 100 (approx)
Age range 11–18
Pupils 1233 (approx)
Houses Darley, Fullarton, Crosby, Portland, Lothian and Welbeck
Colour(s) Purple and gold
Feeder schools Troon Primary, Dundonald Primary, Muirhead Primary, Struthers Primary, Barassie Primary

Marr College is a secondary school in Troon, South Ayrshire. Operated by South Ayrshire Council, the school was gifted to the town of Troon by Charles Kerr Marr.[1] Throughout 2016-2017, the school has undergone extensive restoration works including a new build extending on from the original school building.[2] The current Head Teacher of the school is Mrs. Elaine McGregor Sloman.[3]


Marr College was funded from the money left to Troon by C. K. Marr. It opened in 1935.

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