School news App
The School News app is free to get and free to use. It's a great way to keep up top date with the latest news about the school, its events and activities. For example, an unexpected school closure will immediately and automatically arrive on your phone as a News item notification.
How the app Works
Firstly, you will need to download the app from either the iTunes App Store , Google Play or Windows Store by clicking on the relevant buttons below or by loading up the app store on your phone and searching for ‘School News’.
Once you have located and downloaded the free app, launch the app and you will then be able to either click on the ‘Find my school’ button which uses the phones GPS to locate all the schools in the surrounding 20 miles. You will then see a list of schools that use the app. Click on the school you wish to view news & events for.
Or you can type in the school's postcode and click on ‘Get my school’ button. Pavilion school's postcode is: N20 9DX
You will then be able to click on the ‘News’ button to view all of the latest news items that have been added to the school(s) you have selected and also all of the upcoming calendar events by clicking on the ‘Events’ button. You can set your phone or iPad to notify you from the app when news or Event items appear on the school website.
Clicking on ‘My Schools’ will display a list of schools that you view news and events for. Clicking on one of the schools will the display the school address, telephone number and email address which you can click on to either phone or email the school directly from the app.