Youngsters from East Harlsey attend the following schools in this area.
Appleton Wiske Community Primary School is the main first school for this village and transport is provided by NYCC, see the website here.
Some children attend Osmotherley Primary School and their parents transport them there.
Secondary Schools are in Northallerton (for which there is a daily bus provided) and Stokesley.
A number of private schools are within reach of residents of the village.