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based on preference data from user reviews. Gradelink rates 4.7/5 stars with 208 reviews. By contrast, PowerSchool SIS rates 4.1/5 stars with 496 reviews. Each product's score is calculated with real-time data from verified user reviews, to help you make the best choice between these two options, and decide which one is best for your business needs.
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4.7 out of 5
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4.1 out of 5
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Market Segments
Gradelink
Gradelink
Small-Business (83.2% of reviews)
PowerSchool SIS
PowerSchool SIS
Mid-Market (63.7% of reviews)
Entry Level Price
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PowerSchool SIS
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Gradelink vs PowerSchool SIS

When assessing the two solutions, reviewers found Gradelink easier to use, set up, and administer. Reviewers also preferred doing business with Gradelink overall.

  • Reviewers felt that Gradelink meets the needs of their business better than PowerSchool SIS.
  • When comparing quality of ongoing product support, reviewers felt that Gradelink is the preferred option.
  • For feature updates and roadmaps, our reviewers preferred the direction of Gradelink over PowerSchool SIS.
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PowerSchool SIS
PowerSchool SIS
Gradelink and PowerSchool SIS are categorized as K-12 Student Information Systems
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PowerSchool SIS has no unique categories
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Ratings
Meets Requirements
Gradelink
Gradelink
9.1
Responses: 177
PowerSchool SIS
PowerSchool SIS
8.5
Responses: 447
Ease of Use
Gradelink
Gradelink
9.2
Responses: 177
PowerSchool SIS
PowerSchool SIS
8.0
Responses: 447
Ease of Setup
Gradelink
Gradelink
8.9
Responses: 121
PowerSchool SIS
PowerSchool SIS
7.4
Responses: 203
Ease of Admin
Gradelink
Gradelink
9.1
Responses: 124
PowerSchool SIS
PowerSchool SIS
7.9
Responses: 214
Quality of Support
Gradelink
Gradelink
9.7
Responses: 170
PowerSchool SIS
PowerSchool SIS
7.9
Responses: 390
Ease of Doing Business With
Gradelink
Gradelink
9.7
Responses: 123
PowerSchool SIS
PowerSchool SIS
8.2
Responses: 203
Product Direction (% positive)
Gradelink
Gradelink
9.6
Responses: 174
PowerSchool SIS
PowerSchool SIS
8.1
Responses: 443
Features
Platform Content
File Sharing
Gradelink
Gradelink
8.1
Responses: 18
PowerSchool SIS
PowerSchool SIS
7.4
Responses: 56
White-Labeling
Gradelink
Gradelink
7.7
Responses: 16
PowerSchool SIS
PowerSchool SIS
7.3
Responses: 49
Gradebook
Gradelink
Gradelink
9.2
Responses: 24
PowerSchool SIS
PowerSchool SIS
8.7
Responses: 98
Platform Additional Functionality
Cloud
Gradelink
Gradelink
9.2
Responses: 17
PowerSchool SIS
PowerSchool SIS
9.0
Responses: 48
Mobility
Gradelink
Gradelink
8.1
Responses: 23
PowerSchool SIS
PowerSchool SIS
8.1
Responses: 85
Messaging
Gradelink
Gradelink
9.0
Responses: 18
PowerSchool SIS
PowerSchool SIS
6.8
Responses: 48
Platform Data
Visualization
Gradelink
Gradelink
8.5
Responses: 22
PowerSchool SIS
PowerSchool SIS
8.3
Responses: 83
Dashboard
Gradelink
Gradelink
9.0
Responses: 24
PowerSchool SIS
PowerSchool SIS
8.2
Responses: 92
Analytics
Gradelink
Gradelink
8.9
Responses: 23
PowerSchool SIS
PowerSchool SIS
8.0
Responses: 94
Registration
Gradelink
Gradelink
9.0
Responses: 22
PowerSchool SIS
PowerSchool SIS
7.9
Responses: 80
Atttendance
Gradelink
Gradelink
9.3
Responses: 24
PowerSchool SIS
PowerSchool SIS
8.8
Responses: 101
Reviewers' Company Size
Reviewers of Gradelink were most often representing companies in the Small-Business segment, while reviewers for PowerSchool SIS were more commonly in the Mid-Market segment.
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
Gradelink
Gradelink
83.2%
PowerSchool SIS
PowerSchool SIS
15.6%
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
Gradelink
Gradelink
12.9%
PowerSchool SIS
PowerSchool SIS
63.7%
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
Gradelink
Gradelink
4.0%
PowerSchool SIS
PowerSchool SIS
20.7%
Reviewers' Industry
Gradelink
Gradelink Industry
Education Management
78.2%
Primary/Secondary Education
11.4%
Higher Education
4.0%
Religious Institutions
3.0%
E-Learning
1.0%
Other
2.5%
PowerSchool SIS
PowerSchool SIS Industry
Education Management
63.7%
Primary/Secondary Education
18.0%
Higher Education
6.0%
Non-Profit Organization Management
1.9%
E-Learning
1.9%
Other
8.5%
Reviews
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Gradelink
Barbara A.
Administrator in Education Management

I love how easy it is. I also like the very helpful technical support we receive as well as the training videos that are always available. It makes my job a lot more manageable when training new people to our school.

PowerSchool SIS
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
Gradelink
Cara M.
Administrator in Primary/Secondary Education

The software is dated looking and pretty limited in its ability. Very little customization available.

PowerSchool SIS
Kelly E.
User in Education Management

In PT Gradebook, the set-up is a little clunky. Even in PTP, there are some features--transferring assignments--that are a few too many steps to be efficient.

Discussions
Gradelink
Gradelink Discussions
How long does it take to get Gradelink set up at our school?
2 comments
Offical Response from Gradelink
Most schools can be up and running in as little as an afternoon. Read more
Are there hidden fees?
2 comments
Offical Response from Gradelink
No way. We do charge a nominal rate for extended data imports such as transcripts, but we'll let you know before importing. Read more
How safe is my data?
1 comment
Offical Response from Gradelink
Gradelink employees security measures to protect your data. Here are a few areas: PHYSICAL DATA STORAGE: While most systems rent space in a data...Read more
PowerSchool SIS
PowerSchool SIS Discussions
Can PowerSchool SIS help our district meet the demands of parents and families who want to be engaged with a student’s progress at a high level?
4 comments
G2
PowerSchool give real-time grades. Students and parents a like are who are looking for better performance is able to constantly check there grades, what...Read more
What is PowerSchool?
3 comments
G2
Powerschool is a software tool used by schools to track all sorts of things, from attendance to discipline of a student. It can give you give you grades,...Read more
How can I get other useful resources for transcript template
3 comments
Stephanie Z.
SZ
There are many templates available on PowerSource through the community. You can also build your own pretty easily with a little HTML knowledge. Read more
Screenshots
PowerSchool SIS
PowerSchool SIS Screenshots
Videos
Gradelink
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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. 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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