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To all of you who are participating in the student management system 
discussion, my thanks, and my hope we can keep it going.  It's been 
helpful.


On Dec 22, 2006, at 10:55 AM, BOB OWENS wrote:

> In Addison NW we are using SASIxp at our four schools. The K6 schools
> are using it for attendance, health, and discipline. The M/HS uses it
> also for period attedance scheduling, report cards, transcripts. The
> teachers in the K6 use Filemaker for standards based report cards for
> the first time this year. We do import some SASI data for use in the
> report cards. They have access to the system using Citrix which allows
> for access over the web. The M/HS uses Integrade pro for report cards.
>
> We are generally happy with the program although the Integrade program
> is not fully integrated with SASI. We are moving to a server based
> version next year.
>
> Our FileMaker system will be used K8 next year but not in the HS due to
> transcripts, ranking, etc.
>
>
>
>
> Bob Owens
> Educational Technology Coordinator
> Addison Northwest Supervisory Union
> 48 Green Street, Suite 1
> Vergennes VT 05491
> v. 802 877-3332
> f. 802 877-3628
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>
>
>>>> Rob Stalling <[log in to unmask]> 12/20/2006 4:13 pm >>>
> I've searched through archives on this list first, but didn't get much
> info....
>
> What are schools using for their student information systems?
>
> Here in Barre we are using Pearson Education Systems "Chancery
> SMS"  (web-based for K-8) and Chancery MacSchool (9-12).  While the
> current
> solution is working, and is integrated (via a replicator), there are
> changes afoot....
>
> Pearson has repositioned SMS as a product for middle to large school
> districts (their documentation states "30,000 students" as a starting
> point).  Barre has roughly 3k students.  We've also been told that
> MacSchool is going to go away at some point (date unknown).
>
> For K-8, SMS is used for electronic standards-based report cards,
> gradebook
> (middle school), electronic attendance, behavior incidents,
> transportation
> and transfer of student info between our 2 K-8 schools and the SHS/BVT
>
> campus.  For SHS/BVT, MacSchool is used for report cards, eclass
> gradebook,
> behavior, and attendance.
>
> So, we're wondering who is using what for a SIS.....and does it fit
> your
> needs?  comments?
>
>
> Rob Stalling
> Technology Support
> Barre Supervisory Union
> Barre, VT  05641
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