PowerSchool Customer and Partner Letter Following SunGard K-12 Acquisition
Dear Customers and Partners,
We are pleased to inform you that PowerSchool has completed its acquisition of SunGard K-12 and today, SunGard K-12 becomes part of the PowerSchool family.
PowerSchool is the leading provider of K-12 education technology solutions and offers a comprehensive suite of innovative solutions for school administration, classroom instruction, and family engagement. Unified with both global and regional student information systems, PowerSchool provides the industry’s first Unified Classroom experience—a complete integrated application for grading, learning management, assessment, analytics, and special education.
SunGard K-12’s solutions help school districts more effectively manage HR, payroll, and finance (ERP) including accounting, recruitment, procurement, and compliance, offering ready access to detailed fiscal and employee data.
This is a strategic combination of market leaders, enabling our solutions to improve education for more than half of the students and schools in North America and 100 million educators, students, and parents. PowerSchool now offers the most comprehensive suite of innovative solutions for school finance, administration, classroom instruction, and family engagement.
With the integration of SunGard K-12’s industry-leading ERP into PowerSchool’s Unified Classroom solution, school districts can experience greater efficiencies and savings in their business and HR operations. PowerSchool’s Unified Classroom platform complements SunGard K-12’s SIS and ERP solutions. This end-to-end seamless platform will drive efficiency, productivity, and student success.
PowerSchool is committed to ongoing development, innovation, support, and service of SunGard K-12’s product suite, including eFinancePLUS, BusinessPLUS, and eSchoolPLUS SIS. Customers will have complete continuity working with our combined organization and can continue to work with their existing customer relationship manager, services, and support contacts at SunGard K-12. Our combined team will work diligently to provide improved levels of innovation, support, and services going forward.
SunGard K-12 customers will benefit from continuity of their existing SunGard K-12 products, with the option of adopting new complementary technologies from PowerSchool, such as online registration and the Unified Classroom.
For more information about this acquisition and PowerSchool, we encourage you to read the press release and attend our upcoming webinar:
Webinar: Overview of SunGard K-12 Acquisition
When: February 9th at 3:00 PM EST
Where: Online – You can register here
Thank you for your continued support.
Hardeep Gulati – PowerSchool CEO