Social Media & News Apps
The Firs Lower School on Facebook and Instagram
We are always looking to improve the way we communicate with parents and the wider community, and so we are very excited to say that we have established a Facebook page and an Instagram account for the school, which we intend to use to both share some exciting work children are involved in across the school and to keep you informed about key events.
Please click here to view, share and like our Facebook page.
Please click here to view and like our Instagram page.
As well as having access toFacebook, Instagram and our The Firs Lower School Google Calendar, we are very excited to tell you about our Firs School News app, which offers free, quick and easy access to all our Latest News, upcoming calendar events, Photo Galleries, Newsletters and Letters Home.
There is also the option to set your app notifications to be alerted when we post Latest News item or add to our Photo Albums.
How the app Works
Firstly, you will need to download the app from either the iTunes App Store , Google Play or Windows Store by clicking on the relevant buttons above or by loading up the app store on your phone and searching for ‘School News’.
Once you have located and downloaded the free app, launch the app, and you will then be able to either click on the ‘Find my school’ button which uses the phones GPS to locate all the schools in the surrounding 20 miles, or you can type in the schools postcode and click on ‘Get my school’ button.
Our school's postcode is: MK45 2QR
You will then see a list of schools that use the app. Click on The Firs, and any other school you wish to view news & events for.
You will then be able to click on the ‘News’ button to view all our latest news items that have been added to the school(s) you have selected and also all the upcoming calendar events by clicking on the ‘Events’ button. In 'More' you can view and download Newsletters and Letters Home.
Clicking on ‘My Schools’ will display a list of schools that you view news and events for. Clicking on one of the schools will the display the school address, telephone number and email address which you can click on to either phone or email the school directly from the app.