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Control Systems for Education

Solutions > Control Systems for Education

Supply, Installation & Programming of Control Systems for Academies, Schools and Colleges

UK Wide – North East, North Yorkshire, North West, Midlands & London

Perform a variety of commands from a central control panel

A control system integrates all of the functionality you need from a classroom or assembly hall into centrally managed system, helping to standardise requirements throughout your whole school or college.

Some of the most popular commands for control systems include powering an audio visual system on or off, moving an electrical screen up or down, and adjusting the sound, lighting, and heating for the entire school or college.

We supply, install and programme control panels, no matter how complex your commands are.

Our Added Value

Free Advice & Recommendations

There are hundreds of different brands and models of control panels, making it difficult for you to choose the system that is right for you. This is where our free consultancy service comes into its own, we get to understand your requirements before recommending the most suitable solution.

We have the knowledge and the experience to help with your control system requirements as much as you need us to, no matter the scenario. Whether you need technical advice on which panel is suitable for you, or you simply require a quick quotation for the installation of a specific model, Castle Grange can help.

Quality Installation & Programming

We offer a professional installation and programming service from our team of engineers. Our reliable team of experts ensure that you can depend on us to be your one stop shop for control systems.


The control panels we supply are covered by a manufacturer’s warranty, however, if a customer has a problem with their control system then we want to help and we want to be the first point of contact. We aim to reduce the downtime of any of our customer’s audio visual technology with our fault call service and AV maintenance contracts.

Control System Brands

  • SP Controls
  • AMX
  • Extron
  • Crestron

Options and Available Features:

  • Panoramic touch panel or switcher
  • HDMI/HDCP compliance
  • Integrated A/V switcher/scaler
  • AxLink interface
  • ICSNet interface
  • 10/100 ethernet
  • Digital input / output ports
  • RS-232 / RS-422 / RS-484 ports
  • IR/serial output ports



  • Relay ports
  • Programming via serial port / ethernet
  • Built-in web server
  • Processor speed
  • FLASH memory
  • Rackspace
  • Matrix switching
  • 4 RU enclosure

Our Process:

Step One:

Conduct a technology audit

Step Two:

Identify a control system suited to your needs

Step Three:

Agree on a price appropriate to your budget

Step Four:

Deliver a top quality installation service

Step Five:

Provide on-going support/ maintenance

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Contact our friendly team:

T: 0333 880 6179




Tel: 0333 880 6179

Appropriate Sectors

  • Primary Schools
  • Secondary Schools
  • Further Education
  • Higher Education

Case Studies

Joslin Rhodes - Audio Visual Project


Joslin Rhodes are a friendly team of qualified independent financial advisers offering pension and retirement planning services across the UK.

After experiencing growth and preparing for the future, the company decided to move their headquarters to larger premises at Gloster House in Stockton-On-Tees. They hired the expertise of a multi-award winning interior planning

Cygnet Law – Video Conferencing


Cygnet Law provide a family legal service to all sectors of the community and pride themselves in maintaining a high level of customer service and care. This can be demonstrated through their achievement of the Lexcel quality mark/accreditation.

The Redcar based solicitors firm identified video conferencing as an efficient way of connecting with

Grangefield Academy – Touchscreens


Early in January 2014, construction commenced on Grangefield Academy’s new school under the Priority Schools Building Programme. The new build would see the academy relocate from a premises they have occupied since 1951 to a fantastic new school.

One of Grangefield Academy’s core values is to ensure there is no ceiling for the

CDD Fire & Rescue Service - Edge Blended Projection


The County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Service (CDDFRS) wanted to create interactive and immersive training simulations for members of the service to participate in firefighting training exercises in its new state-of-the-art fire training centre.

Bowburn Fire Training Facility is a dedicated training centre incorporating BA training, fire behaviour facilities as well

Knayton Primary School – Stage Lighting & Audio Project


Knayton Primary School is a charming rural school based in Knayton Village within the North Yorkshire region. They have a strong belief in creating a caring, stimulating and supportive environment allowing their pupils to reach their full potential.

In line with their beliefs the school requested a 55” touchscreen for one of their

Northshore Innovation Centre - Data Cabling Project


A new state-of-the-art Innovation Centre has recently been built at Stockton’s £100m Northshore regeneration scheme. The Innovation Centre is managed by Teesside University and will offer tenants the full range of its business innovation and development services.

The three-storey, 36,000 sq ft building will be home to new and growing small and medium

North East Schools - Audio Visual Solutions


Over the years we have had the privilege of working with over 130 educational establishments within the North East due to the relationships we have built with local authorities, a not-for-profit IT Company and directly with various schools.

We receive a lot of in-bound enquiries from schools for a full range of audio

North East Schools - Data Cabling & Wireless


Over the years we have had the privilege of working with over 130 educational establishments within the North East due to the relationships we have built with local authorities, a not-for-profit IT Company and directly with various schools.

We have provided a full range of data cabling solutions on a multitude of occasions

Visualsoft - Data Cabling Project


Since opening in 1998 Visualsoft have delivered cutting edge eCommerce solutions to their clients and have now built up a portfolio featuring over 1,000 websites, including some globally recognised brands.

The professional eCommerce company was named Company of the Year at the Teesside heat of the North East Business Awards 2015 in March.

Ford Aerospace - Projector System


Ford Engineering are an award-winning, highly successful specialist in the precision machining and pressing of components and assemblies for the Aerospace engineering, Automotive and other related high technology industries.

The Ford Aerospace division of Ford Engineering required a projector solution, including a projector and a screen, for their training room and we were

Whale Hill Primary School - ICT Suite


Whale Hill Primary School is based locally to ourselves in Redcar, we have had the privilege of working with the school on various audio visual projects for some years now.

The latest project came about as a result of their plans to relocate and upgrade their ICT suite. We were invited to implement

Junction Farm - Touchscreens


Junction Farm is a local primary school based in Stockton-on-Tees, they believe in providing a platform which will assist children in fulfilling their potential. This belief has been carried into their teaching and has enabled their school to achieve a well-deserved position of 141st in The Top 200 State Primary School Rankings.


Parkhill Business Centre - Network Points


Parkhill Business Centre was bought by Vortex (Yorkshire) Ltd. When it was purchased, it had been empty for around 4 years, having been an office building some years previously. Vortex had the vision of making this building into serviced offices, and were keen to have a community feel to the place. Vortex required