A better way to connect with parents and carers
The School News mobile app offers you an unrivalled way of increasing engagement and communication with your whole school community. Share email messages, calendar events, news updates, payments and much more.
Features & benefits of the app
- Update your community
- Share key information
- Innovative software
- Push notifications
Updating your community has never been easier!
Update your website and then share important news and updates through the app instantly at the click of a button.
Save time and avoid duplication of work.
Provide key information through the app directly from your school or trust website.
Keeping the app up to date is a breeze!
Maintain the app and share updates through the innovative Content Management System (CMS).
Keep your community informed at all times.
Provide parents with access to email communications and text messages, as well as the option to make bookings.
Alert subscribers to the latest updates by sending free push notifications.
Simply choose what to update them with and when all from within the Content Management System (CMS).
How it works
The news, events and gallery feeds are set to automatically update with information directly from your website.
Additional information such as Term Dates and Forms can be added to the app via your CMS .
Parents can download the app for free to their mobile or tablet from the Google Play or App Store.
Using Single Sign On (SSO) functionality parents can access pupil specific information such as communications that have been sent.
What our customers say...
The School News App has been so useful and is loved by the parents!Firs Lower School
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