The Microsoft Student/Staff Advantage Program gives all current Charters School students and employees a free subscription to Office 365 Pro Plus for the duration of their time at the school.

What is Office 365 Pro Plus?

Office 365 Pro Plus offers you the latest full versions of Office software including, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, Office Mobile for iPhone/iPod Touch/iPad and Office Mobile for Android.

How to get Office 365 Pro Plus

iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad: Download Office Mobile for Office 365 from the App Store.

Android: Download Office Mobile for Office 365 from Google Play.

Windows and Mac: Download Office 365 Pro Plus via your Charters School Office 365 account.  If you already have Office 2010 or a previous version, it is recommended that you uninstall it first.

Downloading Office 365 Pro Plus on Windows and Mac

1. Log into your school Office 365 account at
2. Click on the cog in the top right hand corner and select Office 365 settings.

3. Click Software > Office.
4. Choose Install.  If prompted for a product key or sign in, click Sign into an existing Office 365 subscription and use your Charters School email address (e.g. or and your school password.

Who to contact for further support

The IT Helpdesk at Charters School can be contacted (during term time) on:
Email:  Phone: 01344 298736.