As soon as you've been notified that your app is live, you can follow these steps to finalise your setup and start bringing your school together with SkoolBag.
1. Download the Skoolbag app to your device and add your school
2. Book your free training session
If you’re new to SkoolBag, book a training session with our helpful support staff.
In this session, we'll show you through the basics of the SkoolBag App and Admin Console so ensure you have access to your computer and a quiet space.
3. Take your new app for a spin!
One of the key features of SkoolBag is the ability to send free instant push alerts directly to mobile devices.
We will show you how to do this in your training session. Or you can have a go at sending a test-message yourself from using Quick Compose in your Admin Console now.
4. Setup your school’s Content Categories & Content Groups
You’ll need to decide which content categories are available to your whole school in your app and set up user groups.
5. Connect your Calendar
Use our iCal integration to sync your school events with SkoolBag.
You can find more information on this in here.
6. Invite your community
You can now tell your parent community about the Skoolbag App and encourage them to start using checking it every day.
And that’s it! You’re good to start using SkoolBag!
If you have any questions along your journey, simply visit the Help Centre and search for our articles.