Student Information Systems
Tyler Tech's New Student Portal Gives Stakeholders Access to SIS
Technologies has launched a new
parent-student portal, Student 360, that will provide
more access for parents,
students and school staff to its student information system (SIS).
new touch-enabled app works with tablets and
smartphones so that student data can be available from virtually any
with a Web browser. That includes attendance, gradebooks, scheduling,
enrollment, transcripts, GPA and discipline matters.
Tyler SIS clients will receive the new
platform without additional license fees and with enhanced mobile
the districts that have already signed on
is the Ozark
School District in Ozark, MO.
than 95 percent of Ozark families are able
to access the Student 360 app at their fingertips," said Lisa Neiman,
data coordinator for the district. "Parents and students monitor
academics, contact teachers, make online lunch payments and complete
registration paperwork, all at one secure location. Student 360
another tool for communication and student success."
employees created Student 360 from concept
to launch, showcasing the company's application development skills and
commitment to building a creative software solution for the public
said David Grossman, vice president of product development for Tyler
the Student 360 app, schools can deliver a comprehensive SIS solution
many more options for accessing student data while improving overall
communication between parents, staff and students."
Michael Hart is a Los Angeles-based freelance writer and the former executive editor of THE Journal.