We make great websites for schools
Expert web design and photography service, with full compliance for Ofsted, GDPR and accessibility rules.
We make it easy for schools, academies, federations and trusts, to publish statutory content, news, diary dates and policies.
With all the latest features, our platform is a pleasure to use and great for building parental engagement too.
School Website Design
Great School Websites, are a team of school web designers. We design and build amazing websites for primary and secondary schools, federations and trusts.
Our school web design system provides answers to all the needs that a school could ever have. So no matter what, we’ve got you covered.
Full branding and graphic design service
If you want something fresh and brand new for your school, we also offer a full graphic design service. We can help you start all over again from scratch. Leading you to capture the true essence of your school.
Managing your new website will be a breeze. Thanks to our content management framework and easy to use media tools that we offer. We also offer many other services and features, to ensure you get a website that is perfect for your needs.
School website design features
Many different features are available from Great School Websites. Take a look at the list below:
- Stylish 'magazine like' designs
- Flexible, drag and drop layouts
- Easy to update
- Easy slideshows & photo galleries
- Save as draft or publish now option
- Parent noticeboard
- Term dates and calendar
- Class and team page
- Advanced staff directory
- Positive feedback page
- Green padlock security
The above are just some of the features our talented school web design team can offer you. Our services doesn't only include artwork and design. It also includes software development, photography, staff training, and online security.
The entire package is managed from start to finish to ensure a website that is the highest quality. We also promise that your school website will be responsive, and easy to use.
And, we’re always on hand afterwards for support too, so you’ll never get left in the lurch.
We provide the best features in a school web design package that you’ll find from any other provider. And thanks to our continuous development, you will also find that your website can grow with your school.
Advanced school website features
Our team also offer many advanced features to schools who would like them.
- Content syndication between affiliated schools.
- E-commerce facilities for opering a school shop.
- Activity Bookings App for out of school clubs and trips.
- Online Payments App for integration with ParentPay, SagePay or PayPal.
- Teacher editable pages for classes, teams and clubs.
You can ensure that your school website does exactly what you want it to do with the features we offer.
Responsive web design for schools
Having a mobile friendly, responsive site is so important now. These days, the majority of website visits are via handheld devices, so it is vital that your school website works properley on mobile phones. It is also the case that for many people, their phone is their primary means of accessing the internet.
We create school websites that are responsive to all mobile devices. Whether somebody is using a smartphone, tablet, laptop or smart TV. They will be able to access your school website design and find their way around it with ease.
More about our school web design services
Great School Websites offer many services to complement your school web design. Website photography is just one of those services. Great pictures will bring your website to life, and make a big impact on the aesthetic appeal of your site.
Quality photos help to add context, assist navigation, and engage parents. For many schools, website photography will be a top priority for their website.
Media management is a big part of our system, so you can upload photos yourself. We can also recommend a CRB checked photographer to visit you in school. Someone who can capture the essence of what life is like at your school.
Our photographer will spend a full day in school. Working with you, photographing teaching, learning, and play in various school settings.
Unlike others who offer this service, we will not take advantage with copyright rules. You will get about 200 high quality images on a memory stick as yours to keep and yours to use how you please.
Learning the basics isn't difficult, as we make sure the system we offer is easy to use. Our team will spend time with your key personnel to ensure the learning process is as smooth as possible.
We provide training over the phone and can ofter arrange on site training if you need it. Telephone support is always available, 24/7, so if you ever need help or a question answered, just give us a call.
School Website Hosting
Because we also manage the hosting of your school website, it will always be fast. And in the unlikely event that a problem arises, we won't need to jump though hoops to get it resolved.
Our service level agreement provides a 99% uptime guarantee. So we cover everything to ensure the best results!
If you're interested in the services available from Great School Websites, all you need to do is get in touch. From this we arrange a demo or visit you in school.
We can do this on-site or online, depending on what you prefer. Get in touch with us today to discuss your needs and arrange a demo at a time that suits you!
We guarantee that our websites are 100% original. They are engaging, colourful, informative and technically advanced. We are confident you won’t find a better package from any other company!
Great School Websites are based in Ilkley, West Yorkshire.
Tel: 01943 512549
Proprietor: Paul Driver // Twitter: @MrPaulDriver