Frequently Asked Questions

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What is TheSchoolApp?

TheSchoolApp is a school Mobile App branded to your school that communicates directly with iPhone, and Android devices. It provides schools with an easy way to communicate with parents/carers and it provides parents with the most convenient way to receive school notifications and updates on all school activities.



Who can use TheSchoolApp?

It is designed to be used by parents and students of primary and secandary schools.



What is an iPhone and Android application?

An iPhone application is a small computer program that runs on the iPhone. The iPhone can be a powerful marketing platform and TheSchoolApp takes full advantage of it.

An Android application is the similar but designed to be downloaded onto Android phones.



What are the main features of TheSchoolApp?

- Send Instant Messages / Alerts

- Receive Absentee Forms

- Display Homework Assignments

- Publish School News & Events

- Promotes your School

- View your Calendar Listings

- Schedules & Timetables

- Fundraise through your App

- Publish School Newsletters

- GPS Directions

- School Information Listing

- Social Media Integration

- Picture & Video Gallery

- ...and much more



How can TheSchoolApp help your School?

They are many benefits to using TheSchoolApp. Increase communication between your school and parents/students. Information such as newsletters, events/news, instant messages/alerts are all available with TheSchoolApp. Your school can save a significant amount of money by using TheSchoolApp. Reduce or eliminated the need for SMS messaging, printed information leaflets, which can cost thousands of dollars per year. Your school can also receive payments and fundraising with TheSchoolApp.



How much does TheSchoolApp cost?

You can view our pricing here: http://www.theschoolapp.ca/pricing.html



What's included with every TheSchoolApp?

- Personalized iPhone or Android app solution customized to your school.

- App submitted personally by our staff to the App Stores.

- Lifetime support and maintenance of your app.

- Regular updates and improvements to your app.

- Powerful app management system to update your app, instantly.

- And more...



How easy is it to use TheSchoolApp?

It is very easy to manage and update TheSchoolApp. Our admin panel has been designed to be easy and intuitive. Staff and teacher's can easily add and update content and send instant messages in minutes.



How long does it take get TheSchoolApp

Once you sign up, it takes 2-3 weeks to have your own branded TheSchoolApp in the app stores.



How can I update my TheSchoolApp?

Need to change content in TheSchoolApp? No problem. Log in to your TheSchoolApp account, make the change, and TheSchoolApp is instantly updated. Couldn't be easier.



Is there a contract with TheSchoolApp?

Yes, it is a yearly contract.



How do push notifications work with TheSchoolApp?

Looking to notify parents or students of a school event? TheSchoolApp allows you to send "push notifications" right to your customers iPhones or Android device. These can be text based and also send and eFlyer. Log into your account, enter the information you want to send, and click send!



I have more questions, what do I do?

Feel free to contact us for any reason. Please email us at info@theschoolapp.ca.