Schools ICT are a local authority led organisation based in the South East of the UK.

Our primary goal is to provide outstanding educationally focused IT services on a not-for-profit basis.

Orbis Schools ICT Services Team are a partnership between East Sussex County Council, Surrey County Council and Brighton & Hove City Council. We are a team of 75 staff who provide high quality and comprehensive IT support services within the United Kingdom education sector. Designed by the Public sector for the Public sector.

We provide support to over 300 schools. We work with of all types of establishment including free schools, academies, and independent schools as well as maintained schools. We work with schools on an individual basis and across multi academy trusts where required.

As educational specialists within the area of IT we welcome the opportunity to work with your school in helping your pupils achieve their potential through the provision of reliable and engaging IT systems. When technology fails, everything grinds to a halt. That's why it's so important to make the right IT investments for your school. We can help you to make the most of your technology. Our IT team offers a range of advisory, support, maintenance, and management services.

Our Services Include:

  • Education Broadband and Voice

  • Hosted Services, IT Protection, and Continuity

  • Managed Services

  • MIS Support

  • Collaborative Support

  • Premier Service (Fully Managed)

  • Training and Events

  • Hardware and Software Catalogues

  • Consultancy

We are a Google for Education Partner and are also accredited to support SIMS, Arbor, Bromcom and ScholarPack MIS systems.

Schools ICT work in close partnership with the South East Grid for Learning. All of the Orbis Local Authorities are members of SEGfL and Schools ICT operate some services in partnership with SEGfL.