Best School Websites

Each year the Web Marketing Association names the Best School web site as part of the annual WebAward Competition.  Since 1997, the WebAwards are recognized as the premier industry based Website Award program in the world.

Here is your chance to stand out from your competitors and win the recognition you deserve while receiving valuable independent feedback on your development efforts.

Best School websites are selected by judges who review the entered websites using the seven criteria below:

The Langley School
2023 Best School Site
The Langley School
Will your site be next?

2023 WebAward Trophy
  • Design
  • Ease of use
  • Copywriting
  • Interactivity
  • Use of technology
  • Innovation
  • Content


As a participant, you will receive:

  • An independent evaluation of your School Website by independent expert judges
  • Valuable feedback to help Benchmark your efforts against other School industry websites.


If your site wins recognition with the School WebAward, you will also get:  

  • A beautiful statue or certificate of achievement to display proudly
  • Higher visibility for your company
  • A great marketing opportunity to promote your site to the media
  • Links to your site from the highly ranked WebAward site to help SEO
  • The admiration of peers, friends and co-workers – maybe even a raise!
  • A personal achievement for your resume

Each year the Web Marketing Association's WebAward Competition names the Best School web site.  Best websites are selected by judging the entered websites using seven criteria - design, ease of use, copywriting, interactivity, use of technology, innovation and content.  Websites not selected as best School website are also eligible for an Outstanding Website Award or a Standard of Excellence Award.

Setting School Trends and making School News

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Entering the WebAwards can help keep you up on School Trends by showing you how other School websites compare to the WebAward standards. You also can make School news if you have the Best School website. School news letters will want to cover you win bringing you additional visibility within your industry.

The 2023 WebAward competition has ended. Please add your name to our mailing list to be notified about WebAward 2024.


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Here are the past Best School WebAward winners:

Year  Winner Site Name
2023 Finalsite The Langley School
2022 Finalsite Holderness
2021 mStoner, Inc. Interlochen Center for the Arts Website Redesign
2020 Finalsite Greater Atlanta Christian School
2019 theOrigo Ltd. & Vocational Training Council VTC Occupation Dictionary Website
2018 Colburn School and mStoner, Inc. Colburn School Website Redesign
2017 Finalsite Brooks School
2016 Blackboard Creative Services Durham Public Schools
2015 Blackboard Schoolwires Design Team Barrington 220 Community Unit School District
2014 Bradley Chee Web Design Granite Bay High School Website
2013 Brightlabs Mentone Girls' Grammar School
2012 Bluetube Interactive UGA Performing Arts Center
2011 WhippleHill Communications Glenelg Country School
2010 Designkitchen Wheaton College 150th Anniversary Web Site
2009 WhippleHill Communications Latin School of Chicago
2008 WhippleHill Communications Vail Mountain School
2007 Tellus Bethany School
2006 WhippleHill Communications St. George's School
2005 Tellus West Clermont School District
2004 eSiteful Corporation Plano Independent School District

*some URLs may no longer be valid, especially for older WebAward winners.

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