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School Messenger, integrates with Powerschool.  Don't know what it costs,
it's done at the SU, not district, level.

On Wed, Oct 31, 2018 at 2:54 PM Philip Hayes <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> Swift K12 (Alert Solutions). Just switched from Blackboard.
> Cost: $.99 per student + $0.75 for Teacher Portal (allows teachers to send
> messages to parents of students enrolled in their classes.
> Pros: Syncs directly with our SIS; Is cheaper per student than Blackboard.
>
> Cons:
> Early stages of implementation. Finding some delivery issues. Working on
> getting a higher delivery success rate.
> Has some limitations that weren't in Blackboard.
>
> We had some similar delivery issues with Blackboard, but it seems that
> troubleshooting within Alert Solutions is easier. So far there is no buyer
> remorse from switching.
>
> On Wed, Oct 31, 2018 at 2:44 PM, Michelle Ksepka <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>
>> We are using our SIS,  Infinite Campus.  We used to use Blackboard
>> Connect.
>>
>> On Wed, Oct 31, 2018 at 2:40 PM Amanda Bickford <[log in to unmask]>
>> wrote:
>>
>>> What is everyone using for their school alert systems?  And do you mind
>>> sharing your pricing per student?
>>>
>>> Thanks,
>>>
>>>
>>> Amanda Bickford
>>> Director of Technology
>>> The Village School of North Bennington
>>>
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>> Michelle Ksepka
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>> Washington Central Supervisory Union
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> Philip Hayes
> System Administrator
> Harwood Unified Union School District
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Bob Wickberg
Technology Coordinator
Brattleboro Union High School District # 6
(802)451-3418