Student recruitment is more challenging than ever with stiffer competition and shrinking demographics. Yet the most powerful tool to boost inquiries and fill seats often goes overlooked—email marketing.

Personalized email marketing is considered a valuable strategy for engaging with the parents of prospective students. This direct channel allows private schools to drive conversions by showcasing their strengths to prospective families. But not just any emails. Targeted, tailored messages matching the decision journey stage of prospective parents.

This presents a massive missed opportunity to deploy email marketing for what it does best.

In this guide, discover how to harness the recruiting power of email campaigns. You'll learn to optimize list segmentation, strategic timing, compelling designs, and integrated analytics that turn inquiries into enrolled students.

Now, let’s dive in and start driving the enrollment growth your private school deserves!

Chad Treadway

Written by:  |  February 7, 2024

Chad is a Partner and our Chief Smarketing Officer. He will help you survey your small business needs, educating you on your options before suggesting any solution. Chad is passionate about rural marketing in the United States and North Carolina. He also has several certifications through HubSpot to better assist you with your internet and inbound marketing.

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Communication is the lifeblood of any school community. For private schools, clear and effective communication is vital for building strong relationships with students, parents, faculty, alumni, and other stakeholders. An influx of information confronts today’s private schools — from social platforms to text alerts to old-fashioned flyers. So, how can schools cut through the noise to share their vision, values, and critical updates compellingly?

Enter email newsletters — an often overlooked yet highly potent communication tool in a private school’s arsenal. Email newsletters are more than a simple bulletin; they represent a customizable platform to inform, engage, and connect your community regularly.

This comprehensive guide shares creative strategies, formatting tips, metrics to track, and real-world examples of email newsletters successfully employed by top private schools. You’ll uncover common pitfalls to avoid and key ingredients that make these publications shine. So, let’s explore how email newsletters can become an invaluable communication vehicle to bind your community closer together!

Chad Treadway

Written by:  |  January 24, 2024

Chad is a Partner and our Chief Smarketing Officer. He will help you survey your small business needs, educating you on your options before suggesting any solution. Chad is passionate about rural marketing in the United States and North Carolina. He also has several certifications through HubSpot to better assist you with your internet and inbound marketing.

See Chad Treadway's' bio: cubecreative.design/about/chad-treadway