High quality stories, poems, plays, activities and non-fiction texts suitable for our readership are invited for all four levels. All material must have strong literary qualities.


The School Magazine commissions its own artwork from a team of regular illustrators. Artists who wish to be considered for future commissions are invited to submit portfolios.

Graphic serial creators

Quality graphic serials are a much-loved feature of the magazine. Successful submissions are visually engaging, have a strong narrative and contain age-appropriate subject matter.

Teaching guides writers

Our guides are prepared by educators with extensive experience teaching in the primary classroom, or an excellent understanding of the range of skills, knowledge and experience this requires.