Coastal Lakes College is a new high school and will service a young, aspirational community in a rapidly growing area of Perth approximately 50 km south of the CBD. With advancing technology and the rise of social media, Coastal Lakes College needed to design their website to align with the goals of the school and the target audience.
Specifically, the new school website needed to fulfil the following needs:
- increase the number of enrolments
- provide a hub for parent, student and teacher communications on school activities and news
- promote the new school such that we increase the retention
- become a tool to build a reputation as a school of excellence
Also required was a content management system that
We recommended the development of a custom website, built from the ground up, with a unique design to convey the value that Coastal Lakes College adds to its community.
The new website was designed to:
- encourage the users to engage with the school online
- provide up-to-date information and contact details
- stand out from other high school websites
- have an intuitive interface to find information quickly
- connect with the new branding
- have a strong connection with the local community