School Diaries Blog


Case Study: The American International School of Bucharest

January 25, 2018 Mike Spruce

Case Study: The American International School of Bucharest

School Diaries have been shipping planners overseas for a number of years including to Malta, the Czech Republic, Switzerland, Mallorca and even St Helena Island in the South Atlantic Ocean. Our latest overseas adventure took us to Romania, supplying planners to the American International School of Bucharest. Designing school diaries for international institutions usually require a more customised approach as some countries adhere to a differing academic calendar to the UK; however, School Diaries have plenty of experience producing tailor-made diaries to suit each and every school’s needs. The School The American International School of Bucharest (AISB) was founded in...


Case Study: Special Educational Needs Planner for Severndale Specialist Academy

December 14, 2017 Mike Spruce

Case Study: Special Educational Needs Planner for Severndale Specialist Academy

The School Severndale Specialist Academy is the only Special School in the county of Shropshire and one of the largest Special Schools in the country with over 400 pupils and students on its register. Catering to the educational needs of children and young people between the ages of 2 to 19, their aim is to create a safe and happy environment where all of its pupils can learn and thrive. The School Planner Taking pride in everything they do, Severndale Specialist Academy put great emphasis on staff/pupil/home engagement. With this in mind, we worked with Severndale to design a Student...


What We Offer: School Diaries, Banners, Yearbooks, & More

November 09, 2017 Mike Spruce

What We Offer: School Diaries, Banners, Yearbooks, & More

At School Diaries, we provide high-quality, transparently-priced products and services to schools, colleges and academies across the UK. We see pupils and teachers as the unique thinkers and learners that they are and provide fully customised print solutions that cater to the individual, not the masses. We offer everything from off-the-shelf planners to fully-personalised prospectuses. We’ll break down what we have to offer and how we can help your school below. Student Planners: Standard A4, Termly A6, Customised Our A4-sized student diaries come standard with extra safe and super resistant white plastic coil binding and a gloss laminated, full-colour front...


Case Study: Sixth Form Planner for Ashville College

October 18, 2017 Mike Spruce

Case Study: Sixth Form Planner for Ashville College

The School Ashville College is a leading independent day and boarding school for boys and girls aged 3 - 18 years old based in Harrogate, North Yorkshire. Ashville provides pupil planners for students from Year 3 up to Sixth Form. Feedback from Sixth Form pupils highlighted that their requirements for homework planners are different to those lower down the school. Sixth Formers study fewer subjects but require more space to record information. They also require very specific information to support them in making decisions for life after Sixth Form. The School Planner In conjunction with Ashville College’s marketing team, we...


Case Study: Customised Primary School Planners

September 11, 2017 Mike Spruce

Case Study: Customised Primary School Planners

Primary school diaries are an invaluable resource for simplifying communication between home and school, tracking homework and assessments, and effectively monitoring behaviour management. A custom planner can provide numerous benefits to schools, parents, and pupils with features customised to perfectly fit each key stage or year group. We illustrate one example of a successfully planned and designed primary school diary for Priory School that has made a huge difference to the staff, pupils and parents. The School Priory School is a large primary school in Slough, whose school values enable all children to become innovative and creative learners who achieve...