Kutno has a rich educational offer for its inhabitants. There are 10 kindergartens (with 4 kindergarten point) and 8 primary schools. Primary schools in Kutno are all very modern and well-equipped with computer rooms. Primary school No. 9 has an indoor swimming pool used not only by its pupils but also by students from other schools, and by Kutno inhabitants. Most schools have at their disposal modern sport halls, where sports and recreational activities as well as training sessions for Kutno sports clubs members are held.
There are also post-primary schools in Kutno: 2 independent general secondary schools, 4 school complexes, 2 special-educational centers and the Continuing Education Center - which are run by the Kutno County. Kutno's educational offer for young people and adults is supplemented by a dozen or so secondary schools (high schools, technical schools, industry schools and post-secondary schools) run by bodies other than the Kutno County.
The oldest secondary school in Kutno, and one with the longest traditions, is J. H. Dąbrowski High School, where young people have been educated for over a hundred years. Those who want to do music courses can choose to study at Karol Kurpiński State Music School of I and II levels.