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We are very keen that you are kept well informed of what is going on in school and in touch with all activities affecting your child.  We send letters but these often get lost or hidden or are expensive to post.  We have now adopted a new system which enables us to contact parents by email or text message.  This will deliver messages more reliably and at the same time save money for the school.

If you have access to email or a mobile phone please register on the Schoolcomms website at and choose your contact preference.  When you reach the login screen, click on the ‘Register Now’ button and follow the instructions on the screen.  Keep your chosen username and password in a safe place.

What if I do not have access to email?

You can still register your mobile number for short or emergency messages.  Just inform the College office and we will ensure that you receive a hard copy of any letters that are sent out.

The system is very secure and communications about your child can only be received by you.  Your email and mobile number will not be given to anyone else and will be stored securely.

Improved text messaging system A new, free, smartphone app for parents is now available for download called ‘School Gateway’ for Apple (iPhone 3GS or later, iPad, iPod Touch) and Android (2.3 / Gingerbread or later) devices.

Please could you download this new app to your phone (it’s free) as it will help us improve communication with parents – and save the school money. The set-up process is simple and will take no more than a couple of minutes :

As soon as you have got the system set-up, all of the text messages we send you will appear in the app; you will receive notifications / alerts as normal. If you have recently changed your email address or mobile telephone number, please let us know so we can update our records.