Get the latest School News, Alerts, Newsletters, Cancellations, Events Reminders, Calendar Dates, Sports Fixtures, Absence Notifications, Teacher Messages, School Notices, Forms, Timetables, Documents and much, much, more using this simple and highly secure App.
Watch School News as it happens on your smartphone on School Star’s Live News Feed!
Save time - set filters to see only the News that’s important to your family.
2-way secure messaging allows you to communicate to teachers and your school easily and confidently.
School Star does what no other School App can:
• A highly secure App using 2-Factor account validation, School Star protects your child’s safety by restricting access only to registered school Parents, Students, Staff, Old Scholars/Alumni and other known school community members.
• Low-cost in-App messaging with automatic switchover to SMS. Great for parents without the App, no mobile data or WiFi. School Star reaches every parent, every time.
• With automatic in-App messaging to SMS switchover, School Star works as a communication tool for your entire school community – not just for those parents with that have downloaded the App!
From MGM Wireless, Australia’s leading provider of School Communication and Messaging Services. Used by over 1,200 Schools and 1.6 million parents and students.
Information for Schools:
• School Star is a free App available for your school to customise with your school logo and brand identity.
• Your school will dramatically reduce SMS costs. Sending news, alerts and absence notifications using School Star (including Parent replies) is a low-cost option.
School Star is available as a free upgrade to all schools using MGM Wireless all school SMS communication, Absence notification and Roll Marking products. (Outreach+, messageyou, WatchLists and RollMarker).
Parent & School Community Engagement Graphs
School Star’s easy to use graphs and analytics show which news articles and messages your parents are reading, which ones they like best, and much more! Message delivery and read receipts verify that your messages are getting through and being read. School Star’s data and graphs help you maximise your parent engagement.
Child Protection and Safety
School Star uses Secure, 2-Factor User authentication. To use, parents need to enter their name and other details, and if there’s a match on your existing school database, School Star will SMS a security PIN for Parents to enter to complete their registration. Only then will parents and friends have access to your school information.
School Star complies with all Australian Federal and State Child Protection, Safety and Privacy Legislation, and complies with all Education Department Policies for School Data Security, Child Safety and Protection. MGM Wireless treats the issue of child safety, protection and welfare extremely seriously.