IT Services for Parents

Go4Schools is our assessment and behaviour package. You can use it to follow your child's progress at the Academy.

Accessing Go4Schools as a parent of a Hertswood Academy student:

  • Visit, find the 'First-time User' box, and enter the email address you have provided to the academy.

  • You'll be emailed a new password for your account. You can then return to the same page and use it, along with your email address, to sign in.

  • If you have any trouble accessing the site, please let us know at

MyEd is our smartphone app which provides a central place for you to access Hertswood services.

Download the simple, free MyEd app at to quickly access Hertsbeat and other Hertswood Academy services from your Android phone or iPhone, as well as...

  • Send and receive free messages to/from the Academy, including receiving and responding to absence alerts from the Attendance Team.

  • Check your child’s timetable, absence/late marks, and attendance record.

  • View upcoming keys dates and news from the Academy.

To view your child's details through the app, please ensure you register using the same phone number and email address that you have provided the Academy.

ParentPay is our online cashless payment system.

Access the website at

  • You should receive your login details before your child joins the Academy in Year 7.

  • If your child joins the Academy during the school year, they should be given a printed copy of your login details on their first day.

  • If you haven't received your details, or have any issues/queries, please contact

SchoolCloud's ParentsEveningSystem is our service for booking and accessing online Parents Evenings.

  • Click here for more details on making appointments and joining the video calls on the day of an event.

If you or your child has any issues accessing Hertswood Academy's online services, you can contact our IT team at

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