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Compare Gradelink, PowerSchool Student Information System, and Skyward Student Management Suite

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Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
9.1
8.4
8.2
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
9.2
7.9
7.1
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
9.0
7.3
7.3
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
9.1
7.9
8.1
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
9.8
7.9
7.5
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
9.7
8.1
8.8
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
9.5
8.1
7.1
Meets Requirements
Gradelink
9.1
PowerSchool Student Information System
8.4
Skyward Student Management Suite
8.2
Ease of Use
Gradelink
9.2
PowerSchool Student Information System
7.9
Skyward Student Management Suite
7.1
Ease of Setup
Gradelink
9.0
PowerSchool Student Information System
7.3
Skyward Student Management Suite
7.3
Ease of Admin
Gradelink
9.1
PowerSchool Student Information System
7.9
Skyward Student Management Suite
8.1
Quality of Support
Gradelink
9.8
PowerSchool Student Information System
7.9
Skyward Student Management Suite
7.5
Ease of Doing Business With
Gradelink
9.7
PowerSchool Student Information System
8.1
Skyward Student Management Suite
8.8
Product Direction (% positive)
Gradelink
9.5
PowerSchool Student Information System
8.1
Skyward Student Management Suite
7.1

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
89.4%
18.8%
11.4%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
10.6%
57.6%
58.3%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
0%
23.6%
30.3%
Gradelink
Small-Business
89.4%
Mid-Market
10.6%
Enterprise
0%
PowerSchool Student Information System
Small-Business
18.8%
Mid-Market
57.6%
Enterprise
23.6%
Skyward Student Management Suite
Small-Business
11.4%
Mid-Market
58.3%
Enterprise
30.3%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Education Management
86.4%
Education Management
57.1%
Education Management
72.8%
 
Primary/Secondary Education
5.8%
Primary/Secondary Education
19.7%
Primary/Secondary Education
17.2%
 
Religious Institutions
4.2%
Higher Education
6.6%
Higher Education
3.0%
 
E-Learning
1.0%
Non-Profit Organization Management
2.4%
Sports
1.2%
 
Writing and Editing
0.5%
E-Learning
2.1%
Information Technology and Services
1.2%
 
Other
2.1%
Other
12.1%
Other
4.7%
Gradelink
Education Management
86.4%
Primary/Secondary Education
5.8%
Religious Institutions
4.2%
E-Learning
1.0%
Writing and Editing
0.5%
Other
2.1%
PowerSchool Student Information System
Education Management
57.1%
Primary/Secondary Education
19.7%
Higher Education
6.6%
Non-Profit Organization Management
2.4%
E-Learning
2.1%
Other
12.1%
Skyward Student Management Suite
Education Management
72.8%
Primary/Secondary Education
17.2%
Higher Education
3.0%
Sports
1.2%
Information Technology and Services
1.2%
Other
4.7%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Jason R.
User in Primary/Secondary Education

I love the accessibility of inputting your grades and staying on track with attendance. The user interface is fast and easy to work in.

Stacey B.
Administrator in Education Management

The historical grades are easy to look up for students. We have also created our own Grad progress screen to view students's progress along the way. The attendance and demographics pages are easy to navigate and find what I need. I guess the overall program...

Lynne E.
Administrator

Easy to link students and families across the district. Data Mining and Reporting features have steadily increases in ease of use.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
Hala K.
Administrator

It is not very friendly, it is a bit difficult to use, if i want to see if a student was absent in all classes or just one class i have to go to so many places to find it out.

G2 User in Education Management

lack of integration of multipple window use. ie can only work on one customer at a time

G2 User

I wish that I could "hold" grades when entering only a few in a class (when some students are still not finished with project). Sometimes I would like to change a grade (especially on a rubric) before it becomes live. I wish that there was a video or...

 
Gradelink
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Jason R.
User in Primary/Secondary Education

I love the accessibility of inputting your grades and staying on track with attendance. The user interface is fast and easy to work in.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Hala K.
Administrator

It is not very friendly, it is a bit difficult to use, if i want to see if a student was absent in all classes or just one class i have to go to so many places to find it out.

PowerSchool Student Information System
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Stacey B.
Administrator in Education Management

The historical grades are easy to look up for students. We have also created our own Grad progress screen to view students's progress along the way. The attendance and demographics pages are easy to navigate and find what I need. I guess the overall program...

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User in Education Management

lack of integration of multipple window use. ie can only work on one customer at a time

Skyward Student Management Suite
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Lynne E.
Administrator

Easy to link students and families across the district. Data Mining and Reporting features have steadily increases in ease of use.

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User

I wish that I could "hold" grades when entering only a few in a class (when some students are still not finished with project). Sometimes I would like to change a grade (especially on a rubric) before it becomes live. I wish that there was a video or...

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Videos

 

Explore Gradelink

At PowerSchool, we believe in the simple truth that every student deserves the best opportunities in life. That's why our mission is to power the education ecosystem with unified technology that helps educators and students realize their potential, in their way. From the back office to the classroom to the home, PowerSchool helps schools and districts efficiently manage instruction, learning, grading, attendance, assessment, analytics, state reporting, special education, student registration, and Finance/HR/ERP. Today, we're proud to be the leading provider of K-12 education application technology supporting over 30 million students in over 70 countries. Visit www.powerschool.com to learn more.

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Gradelink

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PowerSchool Student Information System

At PowerSchool, we believe in the simple truth that every student deserves the best opportunities in life. That's why our mission is to power the education ecosystem with unified technology that helps educators and students realize their potential, in their way. From the back office to the classroom to the home, PowerSchool helps schools and districts efficiently manage instruction, learning, grading, attendance, assessment, analytics, state reporting, special education, student registration, and Finance/HR/ERP. Today, we're proud to be the leading provider of K-12 education application technology supporting over 30 million students in over 70 countries. Visit www.powerschool.com to learn more.

Skyward Student Management Suite
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