How to Get Automatic SMS when Your Kids Enter and Exit School Location.

Last Updated: February 28, 2015

This tool is very useful for the parents who worried about their kids when they go to school. If you think your child is taking too much time to come back to home after school time, this article is right for you.

This trick will help you get SMS to your phone from your kid’s Android phone whenever they enter and exit the school location. Then you know the exact time when your children reach into school or leave school location.

This automated tool is working based on the GPS location of the school. You can set this Geo Location by typing the school address. This tool will send you the SMS when your kid enter and exit the location that you specified in the map.

Once you set this one on your kid’s Android phone, it will send you SMS message when your kids enter into the school location or when they leave from the location.

location based sms android

Please keep in mind, this tool is not to track your kids. This is only to make sure your kid reach into the school on time and left after the school time.

Now you can see the enter and exit time of your kids into school or college campus. Why can’t you think about utilizing the same tool to send SMS to your wife when you leave office… This idea might be too risky, right?

To start with this automated tool, first you have to install free IFTTT app from Google Play on your Kids Android phone. Once you download, please create an IFTTT account from your phone with your email.

Set Your Kids Android to Send Automatic SMS to Your Phone.

Please don’t forget to install this IFTTT app on your Android device before triggering this feature. Now click the picture below from your Android phone and it will guide you to your IFTTT app.

IFTTT Recipe: Send SMS to My Phone When My Kids Enter and Exit School Location connects android-location to android-sms

By default we set one smaple school location. Please change this location to your kid’s school location. In the phone number area, please type your mobile number with country code. That is all. You all set. You dont need to install IFTTT to run this tool, but it should be on your Kids phone.

The possibilities are unlimited for this tool. You can set a location based shopping list and this tool will remind you when you reach into that location for the shopping. You can set to send SMS to your friends when you reach to your friend’s location.

If you want to get the tool for location based reminder to shopping list for your iPhone, this iPhone Location Based Reminder for Your To Do List is a must read article.

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