Sage PLC

Sage is the global market leader in accounting, payroll and payment solutions. Over 2000 schools across England currently use Sage. Sage for Education is our cloud-based financial management system, specifically tailored for the education market, so regardless of whether you are a Maintained school, Academy or Multi Academy Trust, Sage for Education has everything you need to manage your school’s finances efficiently and accurately.

Improve your Schools financial efficiency with Sage for Education

Developed in conjunction with School Business Managers, Sage for education has been designed to allow you to manage your school’s finances with ease, freeing up your time to really focus on what matters, improving your school.

Sage for Education is a cloud-based solution allowing anywhere, anytime access, it can be used in Academies, Multi Academy Trust’s and Maintained Schools, our solution is easy to use, allowing you to achieve more in less time.

Over the last 12 months, 400+ Schools have moved to Sage and have benefited from its ease of use, world-class support and value for money.

Some of the Key Features of Sage for Education

  • Day to day ease of use functionality covering PO and invoice entry, bank rec, and BACS runs
  • Web portal for online purchase requisition, generation of purchase requisitions into purchase orders, and online purchase order authorisation.
  • Seamless Integration into Sage 50 Payroll
  • Automatic Bank Reconciliation, reduce the time that you spend reconciling your bank transactions and ensure your accounts are up to date and accurate
  • Automatically generate SOFA, VAT126 and CFR report.
  • Cloud Hosted solution allowing our schools greater flexibility and remote access.
  • Automatically email all of your school’s budget holders a report detailing spend, budget, commitments, and a breakdown of the orders that they have placed through the year.
  • MAT consolidation
  • Improve control and visibility with a tiered nominal structure that allows for a fund and department analysis.
To find out more…
If you would like to find out how Sage for Education can help your school save time and money, please get in contact with me ( so that I can arrange a demonstration of the solution at a date and time which suits you.