School Gateway provides parents with a secure, online payment system for school meals and trips, also allowing consent to be given for trips and events, for booking your child's school meals and securing places onto after school clubs.
Additionally, it is the school texting system for sending messages, e.g. in the event of club cancellations/reminder of events and, also the email application for notification of payment/consent requests etc.
To register, please sign up for a School Gateway account by visiting www.schoolgateway.com. Enter your current email address and mobile number (these must match the primary contact details you have registered with the school) and select the 'Send PIN' button. A PIN will be then be received on your mobile phone to enable you to log into your new School Gateway account. With your School Gateway account, you will be able to book pupil meals, view payments and check your balance. The minimum payment bundle for school meals is £11.50.
Please download the SchoolGateway app (ios and Android). FAQs
How will emails get to me and what will they look like? The emails will arrive in your inbox at your email address just like any other email and will have the school’s name in the “from” box.
Will I get any advertising SPAM? No, your contact details are not shared with anyone except the school office. You will only receive messages from School Gateway that have been sent by Bridestowe Primary School.
What if I change my email address or mobile phone number? Please contact the school directly and inform them of any changes to your contact details - or better still, use the SIMS Parent Lite App to update your details.
Can I reply to emails or texts? No – you should contact the school office by telephone: 01837 861361 or via the school email address: firstname.lastname@example.org