How to use our School App

Our App is designed to help you access important information more quickly and easily from your mobile device. From urgent announcements to events and galleries, it's a convenient way to keep up to date with the latest news from Copthall School.

How to download the App

Simply visit the iTunes App Store or Google Play from your mobile phone and search for ‘School Connect’, which can then be downloaded for free.

Google play  App store

How to use the App

The App is easy and intuitive to use. Here’s what you need to know...

Launching the App for the first time

When you first launch the App, search for 'Copthall' and click the ‘Go’ button. Click on our logo to enter the App, and select ‘Add to My Schools’.

A pop up window will appear, allowing you to receive notification alerts. Please ‘Enable notifications’ so that we may share urgent and important announcements with you.


This section contains a record of unread notifications sent from Copthall School. Once these notifications have been read on your device they will automatically be deleted from this area.

Please Note: Leave your notifications turned on if you wish to receive these instant alerts.

News, Documents and Galleries

Swipe the screen or use the tabs to view categories within these areas.


Swipe the screen or use the tabs to see events by category. You can select an event and click ‘Add event to calendar’ to save it to your personal calendar on your device

Please ensure you close the App when you are finished using it as this allows the content to refresh the next time you open it. Instant alerts will pop up on your device even when the App is offline.

We hope you enjoy using the App.

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