News

17
Jun

Emergency Communications for Schools

When your school has to close at short notice, or an activity or sporting fixture is cancelled do you have a quick and easy way of letting your parents know? If you are using SMS/Text messaging you might be incurring huge costs unnecessarily.  With SchoolsBuddy, our notifications are pushed to parent’s mobile phones via our Android and iOS apps, meaning

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10
May

Announcing our Partnership with PowerSchool

SchoolsBuddy joins the PowerSchool Group ISV Partner Program to Streamline After-School Activities Management, Parent Teacher Bookings, School Sign Ups and Parent Communications  SchoolsBuddy offers direct integration with PowerSchool data, providing personalised views for parents and students   West Sussex, UK – 5th April 2019 – SchoolsBuddy, a leading school activity management and parent teacher conference bookings system, and PowerSchool, a

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15
Feb

Parent Friendly School Software

Finding parent friendly school software is important to ensure both the smooth running of school processes but also to save time dealing with parent queries and errors along the way. With many schools relying on separate systems to serve individual needs, your parents can find themselves confused as to which system or app to log in to, are likely to

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3
Jan

Our highlights of 2018

Well, what a year for SchoolsBuddy! We haven’t stopped growing, developing, adapting and improving our complete school solution to make it better than ever.  Not that we are going to stop now, 2019 looks set to be even busier!   In 2018 we completed many minor changes and a number of major updates to our system including…. An amazing new

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30
Nov

Reducing Paper Use in Schools

Reducing Paper Use in Schools SchoolsBuddy is a fully mobile and web enabled software solution for schools of all types and size to help bring multiple functions into one simple platform.  From parent communications including paperless consent for trips and activities, to payments, afterschool club choices and allocation, and parents evening bookings.  All aspects of school life can be brought

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18
Jul

Using SchoolsBuddy for Parents Evening Bookings Management

Advanced Parents Evening Bookings Management EASILY SET UP AND PLAN PARENTS EVENINGS, GIVING PARENTS THE ABILITY TO BOOK TIME SLOTS WITH SIMPLICITY AND EASE. Create a group of 50 subjects in under 3 minutes! Our clever parent teacher conference software only reveals time-slots available to a particular parent, for example slots for the teacher of their child or children, so

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3
May

NEW Partnership & Integration with Managebac

SchoolsBuddy is very pleased and particularly proud to be able to announce that we have become a partner to Managebac through a direct integration and single sign-on. Our partnership focuses on the Activities Management and Fee Payment Modules of SchoolsBuddy. ManageBac is the leading planning, assessment and reporting platform for the IB continuum. The trusted choice of 4 in 5

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6
Feb

Welcome to Schools in even more countries

SchoolsBuddy has now reached schools in over 20 countries and can be termed a truly global school system! Our modular system is saving schools time and money across the world, and is gaining huge accolades and some amazing feedback.  Because it is modular, it can be bespoke to fit your school and your requirements no matter whether you are a primary school

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6
Feb

The best school software* just got better…

At SchoolsBuddy we are continually developing and improving our vast and comprehensive solution which we think is the best school software* available. Perfect to combine ALL non-MIS tasks, not just some, SchoolsBuddy can streamline your communications, bookings, trips, organisation, registers, after school clubs, sign ups, payments and so much more. *We think its the best school software available, but don’t just

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2
Nov

Education Conferences 2017 – Meet SchoolsBuddy’s Directors

The SchoolsBuddy directors have a busy few months coming up, attending various education conferences in the UK and across the World. We start with the Educate Forum being held at The Forest of Arden Hotel near Birmingham, speaking to delegates on the 6th and 7th November 2017.  Shortly after we pack our bags and head across to Dubai for the

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