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Tailored Management Information Solutions for Schools and Colleges


Keith Johnson's Timetabler


Keith Johnson’s TimeTabler for Windows provides for both interactive and fully-automatic scheduling of school and college timetables. Friendly and straightforward, it allows you to work in a way very similar to manual timetabling, but with the power and speed of a computer, ensuring 100% clash-free solutions. The finished timetable can be exported to the SchoolBase® MIS system. TimeTabler is fully-supported by a 24/7 Help & Support Centre, staffed by experienced timetablers.

The web-site gives full details of a wide range of timetabling material and support, with free downloadable Tutorials.



For property care, Quadpro is a market leading Estates Management system.  It has been expertly designed with the Independent School in mind.

Sole representation in the UK is through Private and Commercial Estates Limited - PACE, who bring together not just the unrivalled functionality of Quadpro, but also the allied services and professional architectural advice from the London based group, Sprunt. For several years PACE have worked closely with FeeMaster to develop an integrated link between the property works order system and the Sage 200 Purchase Ledger Module which obviates the need for lengthy repetitive data entry and makes for more accurate, efficient communication of accounting information from the Estates department to the Bursary.



For more than 15,000 users world-wide gp-Untis is the synonym for computer-aided timetable generation. In over 80 countries and over 20 different languages, gp-Untis supports timetable planners with their critical task in all conceivable school types.

The timetable of any school contains large amounts of "hidden" information – e.g. how efficient is room usage, how many lessons are held over the whole school year, which teachers are available for cover in any given time, etc. The detailed statistical reports and timetable layouts available through the gp-Untis program give you the answers to questions effortlessly at the click of a mouse.



The Sage Group is a leading supplier of business software and services to 5.7 million customers worldwide.  In the UK alone 700,000 organisations rely on Sage. 

As a Sage Business Partner we are well skilled in the technology that drives the applications within the Sage 200 suite.  We have the in-depth industry knowledge and technical expertise to work with your school before, during and after implementation.



Co-founded by Sir Bob Geldof, Groupcall has become one of the education sector market leaders in communication and data extraction tools since launching in 2002. It provides communication and data solutions to the education sector.

Its product portfolio comprises of Messenger, Xporter, Alert and Emerge. Groupcall was initially created to improve general and emergency communication between a school and its parents. Its parental communication system, Messenger, is currently used in more than 5,000 schools throughout the UK and Europe and has proven to successfully reduce unauthorised absences in schools, as well as improve parental engagement, lower overheads and improve efficiencies.