Based in Islington, Central London, Abacus Printing Company Limited has been established more than 45 years. Abacus prides itself on providing excellent quality print, with the highest standards of service producing a wide range of products including prospectuses, student's planner, school calendars etc. Our dedicated and experienced team has extensive knowledge of the printing industry. We are always available to help and advise on the most cost effective means of producing your work.


We provide the complete prospectus service, including copy writing, photography, printing and distribution. Our personal approach to each project ensures that we create unique designs that clearly communicate the message of your school. We offer university, college, academy and school prospectus design and printing.

We are an environmentally conscious company accredited with FSC (Forest Stewardship Council).

Click here for all our awards and achievements and how friendly we are to the environment.

Branding & logo

The reputation of your school and its brand is your most prized assets. Delivering communications that convey positive perceptions of your school's values and how they work will improve the school's reputation to your key audiences (parents, careers, local public and environment etc).

We guarantee that our graphic design logo created by our design team will make your company stand out from the rest of the crowd. Our super talented creative designers work with the best tools to provide you a custom logo like no one else.


A Website is an online representation of your school’s brand through the use of colour, typography, imagery and usability. We will create a website that is professional and user friendly, while also complementing and representing your establishment's ethos. Our websites provide an invaluable marketing tool for prospective students and staff as well as offering a great resource to the whole school community. Last minute message board on the homepage that can be maintained by our clients 24/7, providing up-to-the-minute information for parents and carers.

For client's Content Managed websites, we use a world renowned professional CMS (Content Management System) package and customise it to your requirement, functionally and visually. By using a ready made CMS, we can reduced the development cost of the website and pass this down to all our clients.

We also provide the following services for any website:

  • Hosting
  • Domain Registration
  • DNS management
  • Website Maintenance
  • Emails setup
  • Support

Our award winning servers are based on the latest server technology, include a huge range of features and based in the UK. Not only will your website be one of the fastest on the internet, but it will also remain the most reliable!

Photo Board and Screen Based Flash Animation

Applying our display board design expertise and utilising the very latest digital technology, the use of big, bold, vibrant and animated images can transform even the most uninspired reception or communal area, classroom or corridor, into a space that fires the imagination.

We provide an extensive interior and exterior display board design to suit your budget and project.

Posters and Banners for Events

We design and print both fixed and portable display system for assemblies, ceremonies, proms, theatrical productions and exhibitions:

  • banner stands and pop up displays; and
  • fabric hangings.

Teaching and Promotional Materials

Here is a list of some of the regular items that we produce for our clients:

  • Printed White Board Magnets
  • CD/DVD covers
  • Floor plans, Maps etc...
  • Stationery
  • Planners
  • School Calendars
  • Forms
  • Postcards
  • Christmas Cards