A Long History of Success
Learn how we've turned nearly two decades of award-winning websites into a CMS for schools solution that's responsive, easy to manage, and boost ROI for K-12 private schools and higher education institutions.
Hundreds of K-12 private schools and higher education institutions are benefiting from
Blackbaud’s school website solutions and expert design and strategy services.
Read these stories and more in our customer story showcase.
The Content Management System Designed for K–12 Schools and Higher Education Institutions
Creating a high-impact online presence is critical to your success, but maintaining a modern website can be complex and time-consuming without the right tools.
Blackbaud’s School Website solutions are designed specifically for staff with all levels of web development experience to build and manage engaging and interactive websites.
With Blackbaud's content management system for school districts and schools, you'll:
- Maximize time with simplified content management
- Captivate site visitors with mobile-responsive functionality and unique design capabilities
- Boost return on investment (ROI) by creating and managing multiple sites for various initiatives
- Launch an exceptional experience with built-in platform features, such as directories, notifications, and calendars
School Website Creation Features
Build, manage, and share your school's message on a responsive platform that includes accessibility and search engine optimization (SEO) considerations.
- Create pages and fully manage layouts
- Use over 50 drag-and-drop widgets to easily add content and functionality, such as photo carousels, navigation menus, and directories
- Make in-house design changes (Yes, you!) with full access to the design template and style editor
Market merchandise, sell event tickets, and receive donations online with secure payment processing.
- Support free and fee-based sign-up for events—from reunion celebrations to academic events—with event registration
- Provide shopping cart functionality that supports product sales and state taxes
- Collect online donations with secure, customizable giving forms
Specialty Web Page Design Features
Leverage information stored in the platform for display on school-specific content pages.
- Create a sortable online curriculum guide with an overview, course descriptions, and faculty profiles
- Display sports team pages packed with information, including schedules, noteworthy athletic achievements, photos, coaches, and rosters (optional)
- Set up custom feeds that highlight current content, such as upcoming admissions events and school activities or recent game scores
School Website Software That's All Pass, No Fail
The best school content management system is one in which:
- Admissions inquiry data feeds directly into the student enrollment management system
- Course descriptions in the learning management system display on the school website's curriculum page
- News stories from the website seamlessly aggregate into a weekly school e-newsletter
- Credit card payments on giving forms, event registrations, or school merchandise purchases are automatically and securely processed through merchant services software
Blackbaud's CMS for schools solution makes the grade and provides you with the only true all-in-one cloud solution.