Budget Time!

Budget Time!

As the 2019 Financial Questionnaire is completed, schools move towards the budget for 2021. None of us need to hear further comment on what a year 2020 has been, but based upon the changes schools have experienced, of which some will stay into 2021 and beyond, it is critical that next year’s budget be built […]


Tips & Tricks to Effectively Manage Debtors & Fees

Part 1 – Enrolment Applications and Terms Enrolment Applications Your enrolment application is the most important set of documents and it is imperative that you put in place appropriate systems and checklists to make sure you get it right! We have seen hundreds of these documents and the number of times that we have come […]


School-based Software = Whole of Community Engagement

It is no surprise that a school-based Software will make your Administrators, Teachers and Staff lives a whole lot easier. But here’s the kicker, when you team up with a really clever, powerful, School Management and Portal Software that connects your whole community, then that’s a no-brainer! We have no doubt that Small Schools face […]


2020 TERM 2 NEWSLETTER

Read the latest news, updates, project case studies, topical articles for the school sector from Cole School Experts and our Strategic Partners in our latest eNewsletter. 2020 Term 2 Newsletter


Tips & Tricks to Effectively Manage Debtors & Fees

Part 2 – Family Separations and Negotiating Schemes of Repayment Missed Part 1 of this series of articles? Read it now by clicking this link. Family Separations It is inevitable that there will be many children within your school community that will either have parents who are separated at the time of enrolment or separate during […]


Business Risk & Critical Role Management in Schools

Though commonly not being acknowledged as a business, schools are in fact a business with significant assets and income and are large employers. However, they are not like any commercial business, rather operating within a unique sector and a closed environment. Within schools there frequently is a cultural gap between teaching and non-teaching roles as […]


Why Outsource Payroll?

There has been a progression within the school sector to outsource key operations. Outsourcing such operations is a valid and cost effective method allowing schools to focus on their primary responsibility and key skill sets, the education of students. What started with Canteens and Uniform Shops has moved to Boarding House meals and School Maintenance […]


The Cole School Expert service to clients continues!

As probably expected in the current climate, we are having to review our business operations in response to restrictions and initiatives, which we support, that have been imposed by venues and authorities in relation to the Covid-19 spread. Strategies have been put in place to, in the best possible way, ensure the welfare of our […]


2020 TERM 1 NEWSLETTER

  Read the latest news, updates, project case studies, topical articles for the school sector from Cole School Experts and our Strategic Partners in our latest eNewsletter. 2020 Term 1 Newsletter


Efficient Fee Collection and Payment Scheduling in Schools

Check out our Strategic Partner’s, TASS, latest blog on Efficient Fee Collection and Payment Scheduling in Schools! They spoke to Kenton Newall from Cole School Experts and Kevin Butler from School EasyPay to find out what schools should consider when reviewing their debt collection procedures!