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Community Brands UK adds Parentapps to its portfolio of leading software solutions for schools

AUSTIN, TX, September 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Community trade marks United Kingdoma leading provider of cloud-based payment software and solutions for schools in the UK, today announced the acquisition of Parent appsan award-winning educational technology company.

Situated at liverpool, Parentapps complements the Community Brands suite of tools that helps UK schools connect effectively and efficiently with parents. With digital communication, parent night bookings, website development and payment processing, Parentapps offers a complete solution to streamline the tasks and processes essential to educational operations.

“The addition of Parentapps reinforces our leadership position in the industry and further illustrates our commitment to schools and their parents and students,” said Richard Grazier, Chairman and Managing Director of Community Brands UK. “This strategic partnership aligns with our mission to modernize the way schools use technology and, in turn, frees up valuable time and resources so school staff and teachers can do what they do best. : creating a better future for our community.”

Community Brands UK specializes in software and services for the education sector, providing tools that create greater efficiency, cost savings and improve communication and engagement. By combining Parentapps with its Teachers2Parents and Groupcall Messenger communication platforms, as well as the SchoolMoney payment tool, the company will now serve over 20,000 UK schools, partners, multi-academy trusts and local authorities.

Founder and CEO of Parentapps Kevin Clayton added: “The COVID-19 pandemic has only accelerated the digital transformation of many schools, especially given the need to stay connected and provide learning materials and instructions remotely. Parentapps and Community Brands have been instrumental in this ongoing process and are perfect partners to provide the most comprehensive turnkey solutions to help schools increase their efficiency and engagement.”

In addition to schools, Parentapps serves preschools, community groups, clubs, and nonprofits through its purpose-built website, portal, and mobile app.

This acquisition underscores Community Brands’ commitment to serving schools, families and students with powerful, forward-looking digital technology tools. The Community Brands family also includes a portfolio of solutions for K-12 private and independent schools in United States with brands like RavennaSSS, TADS, Diamond Mind and Educate.

About Community Brands UK
Community Brands UK is leading the way in helping schools manage complex and time-consuming processes with tools, data and structure to help them run more efficiently. Home to some of the UK’s most innovative and popular education brands, including Assembly, Teachers2Parents, Behavior Watch, School Money, Groupcall and Wisepay, the organization supports over 20,000 schools every day. First to market with a parent engagement solution and MIS integration platform, Community Brands UK has become the largest provider in both product functions, as well as the fastest growing payments provider for schools UK. With 16 core products and 60 years of experience, the company provides services for school payments, communications and engagement, data and analytics. Community Brands UK is proud to have received four prestigious BETT awards. To learn more, visit

About parental apps
Parentapps is an award-winning educational technology company. Founded by 2 parents, our passion is to help schools and nurseries improve parental engagement, reduce costs and save time.

We understand the challenges of communicating with parents in the modern era, which is why we’ve made it really EASY. Many schools and nurseries use inefficient, time-consuming and expensive systems and we are committed to helping change that. We work with clients across the UK and overseas, helping them streamline their communication, cut costs and build meaningful relationships with parents.

Our easy-to-use platform and mobile app make it easy for schools and nurseries to invite parents to activate their account. Once registered, parents can receive all their information directly on their smartphone. No more searching for information online or crumpled letters at the bottom of their children’s bags. To learn more, visit School apps and websites – Parentapps – Improve parental engagement

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