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Schoolcomms 'School Gateway' - Online Payments

You now have the option to pay for school items online using School Gateway.  This means you can pay for school dinners, after school clubs, school uniform, school journey and breakfast club whenever it’s convenient for you, without having to find the exact change, or having to send a cheque into school. 

If you would like to register for this new online payment system and have not yet done so, please click on the 'online payments' link on the home page of our website. Once you have registered your interest, you will be sent an invitation request via your mobile phone, this will include a PIN number to activate your account. 

School Gateway  

  • Simply activate your registration and then log in.  For registration help please go to:
  • See the payment requests for all your children on one screen, including those from other schools that use Schoolcomms/School Gateway.
  • Choose which payments to settle and use a debit or credit card.
  • Track your payment history and items still outstanding.                      

Safe and secure

For peace of mind, payments via School Gateway are authenticated with Verified by Visa and Mastercard SecureCode.   

PCI-DSS Standards
Schoolcomms/School Gateway Payments uses a payment processor to process debit/credit card details. The payment processor is certified by Trustwave against the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard v1.2 (PCIDSS) as a Level 1 Service Provider.

For added security, Schoolcomms/School Gateway doesn’t store any card details (card number, expiry date, security number). 

More information about PCIDSS visit  

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