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About Skyward

Skyward is automated school management and student information system that fulfills human resources, student database, staff management, finance, and accounting needs of educational institutions and school districts. It offers unique SIS and ERP experience by combining technology, community, and leadership.

Student Information System module delivers office administration, classroom management, family engagement, and student services solutions for better parents, teachers, and administrators communication. School ERP module automates HR, fiscal management, payroll, and asset management operations for better organizations of schools and school districts.

Parents and students have access to the portal to view tasks and grades, check preferences, email teachers, or see lunch calendar, which is the ideal solution for schools to overcome the old "the way we've always done it" approach. With all that functions in one place, they can choose the information presented and make the communication more direct.

About PowerSchool

PowerSchool makes the most of its technology to offer an efficient education platform for Kindergarten to twelfth-grade independent schools, choice schools, charters, and public schools. The software takes care of resource management processes, allowing users to set specific requirements when it comes to student information systems, registration and school choice, assessment and analytics, and more.

The PowerSchool suite is available online. Having everything integrated into the Student Information System (SIS) significantly improves the efficiency in compliance reporting. This bridges the communication gap between parents, students, teachers, and schools.

Features

  • Accounts Receivable
  • API
  • Attendance Tracking
  • Batch Permissions & Access
  • Calendar Management
  • Data Export
  • Data Import
  • Data Visualization
  • External Integrations
  • Gamification
  • Marketing Automation
  • Multi-User
  • Notifications
  • Personal Learning
  • Scheduling
  • Class Management
  • Student Registration
  • Performance Reviews
  • Performance Appraisal
  • Gradebook
  • Report Cards
  • Student/Parent Portal
  • Behavioral Tracking

Features

  • Accounts Receivable
  • API
  • Attendance Tracking
  • Batch Permissions & Access
  • Calendar Management
  • Data Export
  • Data Import
  • Data Visualization
  • External Integrations
  • Gamification
  • Marketing Automation
  • Multi-User
  • Notifications
  • Personal Learning
  • Scheduling
  • Class Management
  • Student Registration
  • Performance Reviews
  • Performance Appraisal
  • Gradebook
  • Report Cards
  • Student/Parent Portal
  • Behavioral Tracking

Summary

  • Office & Administration

  • Classroom Tools

  • Family Engagement

  • Student Services

  • Human Resources

  • Fiscal Management

  • Payroll & Timeclock

  • Employee Portal

  • Asset Management

Summary

  • Registration management

  • Applications management

  • Custom forms

  • Forms management

  • Web forms

  • Enrollment management

  • ACH payment processing

  • Workflow management

  • Self-enrollment

  • Collaboration tools

FAQs

    Does this service offer guides, tutorials and or customer support?
  • Support: Videos, Documentation, Phone Support, Email Support.

  • Who are the main user groups of this service?
  • Users of Skyward are students, schools, and school districts.

  • What is this service generally used for?
  • This service is used as student information system and school ERP.

  • What platforms does this service support?
  • Cloud-based, Windows, MacOS, Android, iOS.

  • Does this service integrate with any other apps?
  • Integrations: Account-Ability, Arcserve, Atlas, Canvas, Clever, Dalco, eBackPack, eschoolmall, FileBound, Gateway, Grainger, InfoSnap, Lakeshore, Mitel, Nasco, Nelco, Parchment, PaySchools, RevTrak, SchoolMint, Schoology, Synrevoice, Tools4ever, Warehouse Direct.

  • Does this service offer an API?
  • Yes, it offers API.

FAQs

    Does this service offer an API?
  • Yes, PowerSchool offers API.

  • Does this service offer multi-user capability (e.g. teams)?
  • No.

  • Does this service integrate with any other apps?
  • Integrations: Dropbox, G Suite, Office 365, Blackbaud,OneRoster .

  • Does this service offer guides, tutorials and or customer support?
  • Support: FAQs, Forum, Knowledge Base, Online Support, Phone Support.

  • What platforms does this service support?
  • This is a web-based platform.

  • What is this service generally used for?
  • This service is generally used as an online education technology platform.

  • Who are the main user groups of this service?
  • Users of PowerSchool are K-12 public, charter, independent/private schools and districts.

Vendor Information

Founded:
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Based in:
Stevens Point
Employees:
501-1000
Likes:
Followers:
2.82k

Vendor Information

Founded:
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Based in:
Folsom
Employees:
1001-5000
Likes:
Followers:
6.9k

Other

Who uses Skyward
  • SMEs
  • Agencies
  • Enterprises
Desktop Platforms:
  • Web App
  • Windows
  • Macintosh
Mobile Platforms:
  • iOS
  • Android
Languages:
English
Regional Restrictions:
No restrictions.

Other

Who uses PowerSchool
  • SMEs
Desktop Platforms:
  • Web App
Mobile Platforms:
  • iOS
  • Android
Languages:
English
Regional Restrictions:
No restrictions.
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