In Sillamäe there is one gymnasium, three comprehensive schools, five kindergartens, and a vocational school.
Sillamäe vocational school gives preparation almost on ten specialties, basic of them are: sewing, building, metal working and cooking.
Since 1952 Sillamäe musical school works. Pupils of the school successfully represent the town on various reviews, competitions and festivals both in Estonia and abroad.
The centre of children's creativity "Ulei" works as school on interests.