The Trusted Market Leader
PowerSchool is proven, reliable and supports more than 13 million students in the US, Canada and 70 countries with 99% customer retention.
Open and Easily Customizable
Open architecture design and unparalleled customization allows districts to easily extend SIS capabilities to include independent software vendor (ISV) applications.
Robust Compliance Reporting
PowerSchool supports more reports than any other student information system, to ensure you receive your maximum funding. We have the largest team in the industry dedicated to this important function.
Impeccable Data Security
Data security is our number one priority. We are compliant with HIPAA and FERPA and use a number of security protocols to ensure your data is 100% secure in PowerSchool.
Implemented globally by thousands of districts, PowerSchool seamlessly manages the day-to-day operations for student data management in any size school or district.
Easy to Learn, Easy to Use
Clean, intuitive interface. Powerful tools and resources to help administrators and teachers manage grades, students and classrooms.
Largest Online Community
Whether it’s support forums, tips and training, user groups, or customization, PowerSchool has the largest, most engaged online community in K12.
PowerSchool has the best mobile apps! Record student scores, attendance, and review student progress from any mobile device. Parents and Students also have easy access to important student data.
PowerSchool Hosting Service allows districts to save money, reduce risk, and foster an effective and efficient technology environment.
Student and staff demographics
Powerful, interactive scheduling tools
Real-time data access and updates
Standards-based grading and reporting
Attendance management, tracking and notification
Robust reporting tools
Discipline management and reporting
School, course, and student fees management
Access via mobile devices
NEW Special Education module
Multi-language translator included
Enhanced customization capabilities
Push-button state reporting
Address management – powered by Google™ maps
Emergency/Medical and Health management
NEW PowerSchool Registration module
Robust API capabilities for easy and secure integration with 3rd party vendors
Powerful Teacher Tools and Resources
PowerSchool includes a powerful gradebook and teacher tools that provides all the features teachers need in one place, making it easy-to-use and learn. All classes, rosters, student demographic information, grading periods, standards, rubrics and grades scales are automatically loaded into the gradebook. All data flows back to the central database in real time, providing all stakeholders, including parents and students, with instant visibility to assignments, scores, grades, comments and progress toward each standard.
Fast, easy attendance recording
Automatic grade/standard calculation
Schedules and student rosters automatically loaded and updated
Link assignments to content for parents and students
Supports district, state and Common Core Standards
Email parents/guardians and students
Create intervention groups and project teams and create "what-if" grade calculations
Track each student's progress toward standards
Easy access from mobile devices
Substitute teacher login and attendance recording
Standards grades rollup, aggregate scores and teacher comments
Teacher recommendation management
Submit student lunch counts to office electronically
Print reports and export data
Ken O'Connor The Grade Doctor
Ken O'Connor is an independent consultant who specializes in issues related to the communication of student achievement, especially grading and reporting. Through books and articles, presentations and working with small groups, Ken helps individuals, schools and school districts to improve communication about student achievement. Ken's eight guidelines for grading have been refined and developed throughout the years and organized into "15 Fixes for Broken Grades". PowerSchool is proud to have implemented Ken's philosophies into the development our gradebook. Click here to visit Visit Ken's website.
Mobile Access to Real-Time Student Data for Parents and Students
PowerSchool Parents and Students have access to real-time information on grades, attendance, comments, assignments and scores directly from the teacher's gradebook via the PowerSchool web portal and free PowerSchool Mobile app. Parents may monitor their child’s proficiency on standards and register to receive immediate alerts specific to their child. In addition, schools can offer the Parent and Student web portal in 19 languages.
Access from any mobile device
Access student homework assignments
Real-time grades and attendance
Single account for all children
Daily bulletin board
Integrated family calendar
Fee transactions and balance
Automatic email messaging
Online course request
Instant push notifications for attendance or grade changes