Schools & Education

We create beautifully designed responsive school websites and materials.

The school websites we design are simple to update, packed with useful features, and work perfectly on all screen sizes.

We also provide photography and design logos, prospectuses and materials to help schools engage with current and prospective parents, children and the wider community.

Our expertise in education means we understand what’s important, whether we are working with primary, secondary, independent, or special schools.


Website design for schools 
Your website should be a showcase of all that makes your school special, and an invaluable resource for your visitors. Features we provide include:

  • Responsive Design – Perfect for every screen size, from mobiles to desktop PCs
  • Easy to Update – Our content management system makes it simple to update your site
  • School Calendar – Parents and pupils can sync your school calendar with their phones
  • School Alerts – Send notifications and reminders by email or text message (SMS)
  • Online Payments – Accept payments for trips, lunches, after-school club and more
  • Email Newsletter – Share your school newsletter with an easy to update template
  • Safe & Secure – HTTPS encryption to protect the privacy and security of your visitors

School branding and marketing 

Hotfoot is an integrated creative agency, so we can offer a full range of services that may be useful to your school. Our friendly, can-do attitude, and collaborative approach, means schools trust us to work as extension of their team.

If you are seeking to improve your school website, brand, or materials please contact us now, we’d love to learn about your objectives – and help you achieve them.

Our Services For Education

  • Brand Design
  • Copywriting
  • Email Newsletters
  • Photography
  • Prospectus Design & Print
  • Public Relations
  • School Calendars
  • Website Design & Development

Our Education Projects

Here's a little taster of our recent work.

What Schools Say About Hotfoot

"Hotfoot are passionate and knowledgeable, and have provided invaluable support, expertise and attention."
Simon Reader, Lancaster University
"Our is website is fantastic – smart, crisp and very user-friendly. Hotfoot offer a personal and tailored service."
Daniel Hargreaves, Headteacher
"Hotfoot came with the highest recommendation. We now have a fantastic website and a fabulous logo."
Jo Easthope, Headteacher
"Our new website is both easy to navigate and appealing to look at – it really has met the brief."
Mel McKinnon, Headteacher

Working With Schools

Understand

At the start of every school project we take the time to review your existing school assets, from your brand to your website, and we develop a unique value proposition for your school.

Understand

Plan

During this stage we ensure we put place the steps to ensure we achieve your desired outcomes. We work in an open and honest way, and have the processes to place to ensure you're involved every step of the way.

Plan

Design

Design has the power to dramatically change the way people perceive your school. We will craft your visual identity using graphics and photography to convey the values that make your school special.

Design

Build

Our team are experts in choosing the right technologies and platforms to achieve your outcomes, from user-friendly content management systems to intuitive school calendars. We ensure everything works perfectly on mobiles, tablets and laptops.

Build

Measure

After your new school website goes live, or your latest school email newsletter is sent, it's important to measure performance to identify areas for improvement. We use analytics to provide useful insights that help ensure your project is an ongoing success.

Measure

Meet the Team

With Hotfoot you’ll be working directly with the senior team throughout the project.

Our Education Services

With Hotfoot you’ll be working directly with the senior team throughout the project.

Brand

We start each project by working with you to define your unique values. This is the foundation of all your communications, and helps us to ensure we can clearly convey what makes your school special with an enduring, versatile and consistent identity.

Digital

We firmly believe that the best work comes as a result of good processes, and that's why we plan projects with defined opportunities for collaboration, review and feedback. It means there are no surprises, and you achieve the outcomes you want.

Marketing

We have worked in education for many years, and our specialists know how to communicate to your unique audience of parents, pupils, prospective students, former pupils and the wider school community.

We’d Love To Work With You

Get in touch & let’s chat through your project



Awards & Accreditations

  • RAR Recommended 2008-2016
  • Downtown In Business
  • The Bibas 2016 - Creative Agency of the Year Finalist
  • Lancashire Business Awards Nominee 2016
  • Boost Business Lancashire
  • CIM - The Chartered Institute of Marketing
  • Awwwards Nominee 2016
  • Digital Lancashire Founding Member
  • Lakes Hospitality Association
  • Red Rose Awards 2017

Our Technology Partners

  • Laravel
  • Pyro
  • Wordpress
  • Adobe
  • Shopify
  • Magento
  • Stripe