According to the Department for Education, English is the second language for 1.1 million pupils in the UK
Having your own Parent/Student app (from Zero Cost) could help to solve some communication problems and improve your parental engagement. In addition, there are a number of other problems that a Parent/Student App can help to solve which just having a website or just having an Old School text messaging system won't:
1. Tell parents about your events. When you add an event to the App, Parents/Students automatically receive an alert to their phones. Result? More parents at your events!
You've got your own website, now get an App, from Zero Cost for the 95% of parents/students that own a smartphone
Over 95% of parents and students now own a smartphone, spending 75% of their smartphone time on Apps, so if you haven't got an App you're probably missing a key way of communicating with them.