Switch on to the UK's newest MIS.

School software is only as good as its user experience. With Compass it begins at your first login, and continues through to the support at the other end of the phone. We combine over 40+ modules and extras to run your school, with support we think is pretty special.

When you make the switch to Compass, you'll be backed by a team of local, dedicated experts ready to help over chat, email or phone from Monday - Friday, 8am - 5:30pm.

Compass. Software that loves you back.


Experience the power of one connected platform

Software should do the hard work for you. Compass easily handles the day-to-day across student admin and data management, timetabling, communications and consent, and more. Create the right combination of tools to unlock productivity for administrators, and make life easier for teachers and parents.

Shape your future MIS
Help shape the future of MIS. Our system is built from the feedback of school staff. For schools, by schools.

Information at your fingertips
Empower staff to really connect with their pupils by giving them access to the information they need, at the click of a button.

Boost community engagement
Make communication easy, to foster staff morale, productivity and parental engagement.

Unreal User Experience
Modern UX design, simple navigation, and colour coding makes Compass intuitive and easy to learn for new users, so your staff can use the software to its fullest potential.

The best of reporting
Make data-driven decisions and gain valuable insights. From generic out-of-the-box reports for Ofsted, to bespoke dashboards tailored to your school's needs.

Imagine a magic wand to create and fix timetables, cover and options choices? Now stop imagining...

Get to know Compass

Compass is a foundation to build your school on.

40+ modules

Our ecosystem of over 40+ modules ensures everyone in the school community has the right tools and technology for their job.

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Cloud Based

Work together in the cloud on a safe and secure platform. With 99.98% uptime, you can keep your school running and your staff connected, wherever you are.

Multi-language support

Via in-built Google Translate, perfect for families with English as a second language.

Bank-level security

Compass meets the stringent security and quality requirements of GDPR so your data is securely stored.

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Be part of a connected community

Join a connected group of educators, specialists, and professionals who learn from one another, exchange great ideas, and celebrate accomplishments.

Compass Choice Commitment

Compass believes choice is powerful, and schools should be free to switch to providers that work best for them. If you're tied into a long-term contract, Compass can help. We offer the Compass Choice Commitment: switch to us and we'll be free until your current contract ends.

No eligibility criteria, no forms, no deadlines.


Commitment to Innovation
Trusted by over 2,000 schools globally across the UK, Ireland and Australia to innovate and challenge the market.

Local Support
Whether it's via LiveChat, email or over the phone - no problem is too small! our friendly and knowledgable support team is there to help.

Longterm partnership
Our team will take the time to understand your school to ensure that your educational goals are met. We will provide a tailored set of modules to maximise your school's success, year after year.

Whatever the need, Compass is here to help

Manage exam seasons, resolve clashes, build seating plans and distribute results.

Manage school admissions and transfers.

Reward positive behaviour and manage student wellbeing and detentions.

Use Griddle to create timetables for classes, manage staff, option choices and cover.

Clubs and Trips
Manage school activities, trips, payments and consent.

Intuitive Dashboards
'Pulse' module allows you to see live data in easy-to-read visualisations.

Class Page
Create and share lesson plans, teacher notes and share custom class news to the newsfeed.

Mark digital registers and manage school attendance.

Report on key school data efficiently with standardised reports.

Dashboard Alerts
Track wellbeing, safeguarding and behaviour with personalised alerts.

Easily track summative & formative assessment data.

Parent and student portals
Centralise parental engagement, schedules and payments.

SMS, email, portal and push notifications with comms log/archive.

Create and store individual learning plans  and report on SEN.

Have external software your schools loves? Connect third-party systems to Compass.

Online and offline payments for meals and trips with individualised payment plans.

Compass App
Easy access to everything from payments to school comms for on-the-go parents and staff.

Manage and complete census returns with ease, with error and query validation.

Reduce admin burden
Automate the time consuming tasks such as signing in students and visitors and chasing payments.

Securely permissioned access to child protection data.

Single Central Record
Maintain one single record vetting checks, regulated activity, and recording information of all staff.

Schedule and manage key school dates.

Manage school meals and payments through 'Canteen'.

Manage staff availability, cover and location changes.

Staff and HR
Manage staff arrivals and departures via the portal or Kiosk.

Target school news and communications to the right audience.

Parent Teacher evenings
Manage booking for parents' evening.

School Documentation
Centralise school documentation and policies.

School Resources
Boost collaboration with shared storage and access to teaching and learning resources.

Resource Bookings
Manage access to equipment (e.g. laptop trolleys).

Insights & Surveys
Gather survey information from your school community.

Issue Tracker
Report and track school issues, fault or damage.

Professional Development
Facilitate staff development and training.

School Reports
Write and publish termly and yearly reports.

Gain insights from assessment data.

Take a look under the hood.

Watch this 5-minute demo.

Dipa, one of our Compass UK superstars, will take you through the best of Compass and show just a few of the features we’re sure will change the way your school works for the better.

Like what you see?

Book a 1:1 demo with one of our School Engagement Managers today. In your demo, they’ll ask a few questions to understand your needs, then show the Compass modules which will be super valuable to you.


Not quite ready to talk?

Learn about how Compass could help your school, at your own pace.