A new way to keep in touch with Parents and Carers...


New Silksworth Academy is committed to keeping parents regularly informed of school activities, however we are finding that sending letters home can be very 'hit and miss’ with letters often going astray. We are also increasingly aware of the substantial costs associated with sending text messages and the environmental impact of printing paper.

SchoolCal will allow us to make improvements in both those areas and will support you because;

SchoolCal is also supported by a smartphone application for Apple and Android devices. You can locate the free app in your Android Playstore or Apple App Store by searching for ‘SchoolCal.’

No App? No problem

SchoolCal can also be used in conjunction with an email address. All messages will be sent from Please add this email address to your approved sender list or address book to avoid messages being blocked by your email accounts’ spam filters

What happens next?

For further information and FAQs please visit

Scan the code below with your smartphone QR reader to be directed to the SchoolCal homepage that includes links download the app. The SchoolCal homepage contains links to both Android and Apple app stores. Alternatively, you can visit the App Store (for iPhone users) by clicking here or the Google Play Store (for Android users) by clicking here.