Skyward’s Student Management Suite is a comprehensive student information and school management system that supports student records management, curriculum, attendance, grades, discipline, reporting and more.
Its gradebook module supports both standards-based and secondary grading methods with weighting and scale, and lets teachers post grades to mid-term and semester report cards automatically. It also integrates with online assignments, which can be cloned to new gradebooks.
Skyward’s attendance module allows teachers to maintain accurate attendance records—even from a mobile device—as well as create custom seating charts and notify parents about absences. Add-ons to automate attendance-taking by scanning or wanding student ID cards is also available.
Additionally, parent and student portals facilitate teacher and district communications with parents. Parents and students can login to check assignments and grades, review preferences, fund lunch accounts and more.
Deployment options include both secure cloud hosting and on-premise models.