School Smartphone Apps

Group Comms is the easiest, cheapest way to deliver branded, unique content to your parents and students

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School communication made easy with unlimited free messaging

Connecting schools, parents and students

Free and unlimited messaging across all our apps

Group Comms School messenger app lets you securely connect your school, parents and your students. Deliver almost any kind of information within a filly branded feature rich smartphone app.

  • Free messaging.
  • Your schools branding.
  • Unlimited users.

Product Featuress

Free messaging

Unlimited free messages to the whole school, year groups, classes, custom groups or individuals. Users can reply to notifications.

News, Events, policies and more

Keep parents updated with school news, events, newsletters and almost any information you can think of.

MIS Data connection

Import student content from your school's MIS such as attendance, timetables and behaviour.

Secure content

All content is delivered across a secure connection to ensure your information is safe.

Secure School App

Security & Data

All data is encrypted, transferred over a secure connection and stored in the UK.

Data security is critical to schools, our system provides 256bit encryption between your app and your data.

If you would like more details about our privacy and data policies please get in touch.

Bespoke student data

Deliver bespoke content to each student and parent.

No other school app platform allows you to deliver bespoke data such as timetables, attendance behaviour and more.

Send secure messages direct to individuals to slash costs of traditional SMS messaging.

See who has read your mesages

With read receipts you know exactly who has viewed your messages.

Some messages are more important than others. Our cusrtom built control panel allows you to see exactly who has read your messages and when.

Intuitive content management

Quickly and easily administer your content and your messages through our unique content management solution, built from the ground up to cater for the needs of schools and colleges..

More Features

Group Comms has been specifically designed for the needs of Schools, Colleges and Universities.

News & Events

Deliver news and newsletter as text content or PDF's. Events can appear as a simple list of upcoming events or a full calendar view. Users can then select to add these into their phone's calendar and set reminders.

Your brand

Each app is designed around your school's own brand & colours so each one looks different.


Simple transparent pricing so you know what you will be paying


£30 month

  • Design and initial content upload
  • Unlimited users
  • Unlimited messaging
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  • Your own app in the stores
  • Bespoke custom functionality
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Frequently Asked Questions

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  • No, your users will download the Group Comms App and enter your school code, the app interface is then branded for your school, your users only need to do this once. If you would like your own branded app in the stores just contact us

Group Comms

Group Comms is a product developed by IdeaFarm. We developed smartphone apps, website and progresive web apps for Schools Colleges and Universities.

24 Beswick Street
Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK11 8JF

01625 501392