How do you measure up The leading marketing consultancy for the education sector.

We empower schools, academy trusts, sponsors and local authorities to enhance their reputation and achieve their goals through bespoke marketing strategies, creative services, research and training.

What We Do

Marketing and PR Consultancy

Marketing &
PR Consultancy

Whether you aim to increase student numbers, enhance your reputation, recruit the best teachers, engage parents or receive great media exposure, our marketing and PR consultancy solutions will achieve the results you're looking for.

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Branding and Creative

Branding & Creative

We help you shape your unique offer into a defining brand identity that makes an impact. We also produce beautifully crafted words and creative design for websites, prospectuses, signage, films, newsletters and marketing materials of which you can be proud.

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Research and Analysis

Research & Analysis

Research and intelligence is the backbone of all our work. We gain a detailed insight into your local, national and global education arena to help understand and reach your prospective students and parents, outshining your competitors.

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Research & Analysis

Training School


Best practice should be shared! Our Training School masterclasses and workshops will give you the skills and confidence to become self-sufficient in creating a marketing strategy, promoting your school and communicating effectively.

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Training School

What Our Clients Say

  • Parkwood Academy Logo

    "Our vision of becoming a community hub and virtual all-through has been realised through our work with Grebot Donnelly and partnership with a local E-ACT primary school. Students are proud to say they go to Parkwood, parents and the local community are engaged and excited to be part of our future, and the outstanding choice in first-choice applications speaks for itself."

    Mike Westerdale, Principal,
    Parkwood Academy, Sheffield

  • Merton Borough Council Logo

    "Grebot Donnelly helped us develop and implement a borough-wide approach to the marketing of secondary school education. They provided a strategic and practical approach, always working in close partnership with us to ensure that all stakeholders were considered and consulted. The level of understanding and experience Grebot Donnelly bring is invaluable. We are grateful for their expertise and are very pleased with the quality of their work."

    Jan Martin, FORMER Head of Education,
    Merton Borough Council

  • Jessop Primary School Logo

    "Grebot Donnelly helped us celebrate our school and go out into our community with new confidence. The training for Front of House staff and Marketing/PR group empowered our staff and governors, and improved our understanding of the importance of marketing the school in a positive way, highlighting and celebrating what makes us special. The confidence we gained through working with Grebot Donnelly was recognised by Ofsted in May 2012 (awarded ‘outstanding’)."

    Michael Thomas, School Business Manager,
    Jessop Primary School

  • "Thanks to Grebot Donnelly our local reputation has improved. We are well known for all the right reasons and, under their guidance, we continue to engage with our various audiences in a consistent and considered way that directly supports our goals and long-term objectives for promoting the Academy."

    Andrew Crees, Business and Finance Director,

  • SSAT

    "SSAT has partnered with GD for a number of years, supporting newly established academies as they worked to establish themselves as successful and desirable schools. The professionalism and expertise of GD is highly valued  and the feedback we receive is always enthusiastic and appreciative. There is no doubt that GD helped these schools to make a big difference. Recently SSAT has been pleased to work with GD to provide training for office staff  and I'm delighted to say that the training has been well received and highly evaluated.”