ICT Services and Specialist ICT Installations
Working closely with schools, MATs, local education authorities (LEAs) and trusts, Classroom365 provides a wide range of ICT services for the education sector.
Classroom365 has a complete ICT service provision, including the following:
- A procurement portfolio of computer hardware at discounted prices for education.
- Interactive touch screens and installations by enhanced DBS-checked installers.
- Office 365 and Google Workspace migration specialists.
- CCTV and Wi-Fi installations for schools.
- Offsite backup, leasing options, software licencing and much more.
Our portfolio of ICT installation services and technical solutions for schools is detailed below, along with our contact form. Please get in touch to find out more.
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Our Portfolio of ICT Services
Interactive Touch Screens and AV
The supply and installation of interactive displays for education, including SMART Whiteboards, Promethean and Clevertouch Technologies. Our interactive whiteboard installations include mains electrics (NICEIC certification), custom cabling for video and audio signals and full software support.
Our professional installation team install projectors in most locations, including flat roofs, tall ceilings for a school hall projector installation, and bespoke classroom audio-visual setups.
Our experienced ICT teacher can teach ICT and help you and your colleagues master interactive whiteboard software with professional training in the classroom.
Broadband for Schools
Classroom365 supports all broadband providers for education, including the LGFL. We provide cost-effective broadband solutions for education if your requirements are reliable internet, remote access, anti-virus and firewall protection package.
We can make the switch, saving your school money by moving to a different internet provider and migrating to Google Workspace or Office 365 Education.
Along with supporting your broadband service, we manage the filtering policies, internet monitoring, and firmware updates your provider releases.
MIS Support Services
We manage the latest updates and upgrades to keep your systems continually updated.
Our knowledgeable and friendly team can seamlessly assist with migrating MIS software for schools, such as SIMS, to new servers, provide remote access to staff and install a new automated backup plan.
Contact us today to find out more.
Wireless Networks and Network Cabling
Classroom365 can install network cabling for your computers, Wi-Fi, printers, telephones, CCTV and interactive displays. All cabling infrastructure is hidden and protected, making your school’s ICT systems secure and reliable.
Our structured cabling systems include fibre and gigabit networks to Cat6 standards. BYOD, guest networks and reliable, fast wireless bridges using Ruckus Wi-Fi to connect remote buildings wirelessly are all possible with our wireless for schools installation service.
Learn about the DFE Connect the Classroom programme for high-speed wireless across the UK and how we are involved.
Google Workspace and Chromebooks
Chromebooks are the perfect way to put pupils in a position where they can benefit from Google Workspace for Education.
Older laptops that have been retired or cannot accommodate Microsoft Windows can be “resurrected” through ChromeOS Flex; turning them into fast Chromebooks and registering to the Google Workspace environment is simple.
Classroom365 offers educational pricing for Chromebooks and Google Management Console licences, email and data migration, and integration into a Google Classroom or a hybrid platform.
CCTV Installations for Education
Classroom365 installs security cameras and school CCTV systems with dedicated NVR/DVR recorders that can be installed and supported using existing network cabling (POE) or mains electrics.
Training is always included, and we can provide access to CCTV monitoring with mobile apps and remote desktop access. CCTV maintenance contracts are available for complete peace of mind.
Office 365 Education Services
Classroom365 offers Office 365 services, including support and migration from third-party email providers.
For example, migrating LGFL StaffMail and Gmail to Office 365 is a complex process, and email downtime must be minimised to effectively zero.
We have been completing email migrations and supporting Office 365 for many years. Many schools have reclaimed thousands of pounds through DFE funding schemes with our help.
School Photocopier Services
School photocopier leases are among our many popular ICT technical services, providing educational establishments with an easy-to-understand, pay-per-page plan.
Together with our partner, we offer competitive quotes on Kyocera TASKalfa photocopiers and school printing solutions.
Comprehensive support for manufacturers such as Sharp and Ricoh during the installation and configuration of their network copiers is included with our support SLAs.
Print Management Software
Print management for schools reduces paper waste and printing costs and boosts document security.
We offer reliable support and installation services for Papercut’s portfolio, such as their cloud-based print server alternative: PaperCut Hive, and their well-known PaperCut MF Solution.
Online Data Backup
Is your school data backed up? We can help you recover data from server crashes, frozen hard drives, degraded RAID systems, and unreadable USB sticks.
Visit our dedicated page detailing our offsite backup services for business and education and why it is essential to protect critical data using Redstor software.
Tablets and iPads for Schools
There are many benefits of iPads in schools for teachers and students alike, including quick access to the device, long battery life and an extensive range of curriculum apps. iPads can also be used with a screen-sharing app as a visualiser alternative.
We offer an array of tablet storage trolleys and charging lockers to facilitate the installation, deployment, and management of Apple, Google, and Microsoft tablets via mobile device management (MDM).
From Meraki for Education and Jamf School MDM solutions to the Lapcabby Charge & Sync and Zioxi iPad charging trolley ranges – you’ll get access to top-tier ICT tools at discounted educational rates.
Leasing ICT Hardware
Leasing ICT hardware is often preferred for schools seeking to access the latest tech without significant upfront costs. ICT leasing is a cost-effective solution to spread payments for new computing resources over many years.
Our services provide impartial advice and ongoing support through every step of your procurement process, leaving you free to explore options that fit best with the length of lease required – anywhere from one year up to five.
We also offer extended warranties for ICT hardware that has passed the manufacturer’s guarantee.
Visitor Management Systems
We work closely with the leading visitor management systems for schools, providing support and installation planning. For example, electrical work and network configuration must be considered before the visitor sign-in solution can be successfully installed at your school.
Our company is proud to partner with the best sign-in systems, including InVentry Visitor Management and Sign In App, and ensure that your visitor sign-in solution is installed hassle-free.
InVentry for schools allows educational institutions to verify each visitor’s identity, create secure check-in/out systems and track contact history. With InVentry, schools can secure their environment from unnecessary intruders while providing seamless visits for authorised guests.
Server and Network Upgrades
Classroom365 can advise on the latest ICT systems and the best way forward, whether a new onsite server or cloud-based solution is best for your school.
If your school needs a network upgrade or a comprehensive refresh, we have Windows Server, Google and MacOS expertise. We can advise impartially on an exclusive or mixed network infrastructure design and RD Web Access for remote access.
With over 20 years of experience in ICT installations, including school networks and server upgrades, the Classroom365 team can implement a new ICT infrastructure with the latest branded hardware from HP and Dell. We continually develop procedures to ensure that every setup is perfectly designed for a fast and reliable school network.
School Websites and Prospectus Designs
Classroom365 is the ideal choice for school websites and design services.
We offer user-friendly and customisable options allowing administrators to tailor their school website to fit their individual needs while providing engaging content.
At Classroom365, we understand the distinct needs of schools needing a website solution to connect with their school communities. Our goal is to provide a great quality product and outstanding customer service.
For more information and a sample of our primary school website design portfolio, visit our dedicated page.
Software Licencing for Education
Classroom365 takes the hassle out of Microsoft Office Volume Licensing.
We are partnered with Phoenix Software, which provides schools with specialised agreements to ensure their software compliance and optimal pricing based on Full-Time Equivalent (FTE) employees count.
Let us help you maintain your licensing needs for a seamless experience and minimal administration.
Software licencing is one of the many ICT services and solutions we provide included with our ICT support packages.
Laptops for Schools
Classroom365 offers students and teaching staff a comprehensive range of laptops for schools.
Take confidence in the quality of our products with preferred brands HP and Dell, purchased directly from educational distributors at unbeatable prices – plus obtain additional peace of mind knowing extended warranties are also available.
Get ahead with our exclusive discounts on laptops and mobile devices for educational purposes. Unlock special offers today by contacting our IT support for schools team at Classroom365.
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Electrical Work for Schools
Classroom365 provides electrical installation service and testing by qualified electricians.
Our electricians conform to the IEE code of practice for in-service inspection and testing of electrical equipment (ISITEE).
We can offer impartial information and guidance, whether rewiring, new electrical sockets, PAT testing contractors or technical tools for our customers.
Antivirus for Schools
Classroom365 is proud to partner with Sophos, Panda Antivirus, and Watchguard Endpoint Antivirus – three of the world’s leading antivirus solutions.
We have been ensuring clients on the LGFL have been protected against viruses, malware and online threats with Sophos Endpoint for nearly 20 years.
Our antivirus software for schools’ ICT service includes installation, configuration and network monitoring – giving you complete peace of mind that your school’s network is safe and secure.
ICT Project Management
ICT project management services for new school builds and refurbishments of old school buildings:
- Planning and initial consultations with architects, the client and LEA advisors to outline the school’s digital strategy.
- Projects with the DFE school building programme and Local Education Authorities.
- Tender writing and IT Specification documentation.
Your dedicated project manager will oversee aspects from planning to the ICT implementation schedule.
Air Conditioning Installations
Classroom365 has a long-term partner offering air conditioning systems for schools.
- Server room AC installations.
- Classrooms and ICT suite air conditioning solutions.
- School offices and whole school air conditioning.
Daikin and Samsung are preferred manufacturers which provide affordable, reliable, easy-to-manage school AC solutions.
RAAC in Schools
The RAAC concrete in schools crisis is affecting over 200 educational establishments in the UK, according to the latest figures from the DfE.
As well as providing emergency ICT support to affected schools, we can provide hardware, including iPad and laptop trolleys, for use in temporary classrooms. Quick equipment relocations between classrooms and the setup of fast wireless networks to remote buildings or mobile classrooms are all possible in short time frames.
ICT Procurement Service
Classroom365 can supply ICT technology, such as laptops for teachers, iPads and interactive white boards at wholesale education prices through suppliers that do not make retail sales.
We do not sell any non-brand or build-your-own type of computers, and most hardware has a three-year warranty as standard.
Our trusted partners include the following:
- Dell and HP server and desktop hardware
- Cisco, Allied Telecom and D-Link network switches
- Xerox, Kyocera, Brother and Ricoh printers and photocopiers
- Ruckus Wireless
- SMART Technologies, Clevertouch from Sahara AV, and Iiyama touch screens
iPads are a good example; we can offer excellent prices well under the recommended retail price.
Bulk discounts are always available.
As an ICT service provider, we are always competitive and welcome comparisons. We are happy to receive an enquiry about our services and for a quotation, no matter how large or small.
All sales and installation invoices are issued on 30-day terms and conditions, and we will always endeavour to satisfy your requirements. Invoices are only issued once there is complete satisfaction with our clients.
Please get in touch with our ICT service desk to request further information.
Testimonials – What Do Our Clients Say?
It is with great pleasure, I highly recommend Classroom 365 as an ICT provider. As the headteacher of a school that has been working with them for a number of years now, I can confidently say they have been nothing but reliable, consistent and highly professional. We are delighted to have been working with Classroom365 for a number of years, and I am confident that any potential clients will benefit from the same high level of service and support that we have come to expect from them.
Reema Reid, Headteacher, Hollydale Primary School
Mark Friend, BSc (Hons), is a Company Director at Classroom365 and has worked in technology for nearly 30 years. His IT career started with Rothschild Bank in Sydney, Australia, before working as a Global VPN Project Manager for the British Council. Mark has 20 years of experience in the UK education sector, helping schools integrate the latest tech into their curriculum and ICT vision.