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School Operations

The Grant Management Tool

Grant Management is a great tool for tracking funds and award decisions for FACTS Grant & Aid users. It allows the award information to be used in reports, tracks award data from year to year, and gives the ability to…
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Financial Management Grant & Aid Assessment
Communication and Advancement School Operations

3 Report Card Mistakes (and Fixes)

With summer right around the corner, now’s the perfect time to get answers to common FACTS SIS Report Card questions. Why does the Report Card show duplicate classes or classes that a student has dropped? Classes will show for students…
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SIS
Classroom Experience School Operations

What’s a Renewal Fee?

If you have a payment plan which extends for more than 12 months, it will be charged another enrollment fee. Payment plans that are active, have at least three future scheduled institution payments, and have reached an increment of a…
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Tuition Management
Communication and Advancement School Operations

3 Tips for Database Cleaning

Time to spring clean your FACTS Student Information System (SIS) database! Here are three tips to tidy up. Remove duplicates. Duplication happens when families or family members are not correctly linked in the synchronization process of online application and enrollment….
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SIS
Classroom Experience School Operations

We hire teachers!

Are you a part-time or retiring teacher interested in staying connected to keep making a difference in children’s lives? FACTS Education Solutions hires hundreds of high-quality teachers, tutors, and coaches across the country to be an additional resource to help…
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FACTS Ed Professional Development
Leadership Development School Operations

5 Private School Federal Aid Myths Debunked

Every year, federal funds are distributed to public school districts specifically for private schools, but many private institutions don’t realize they’re eligible for these funds. Here are some of the most prevalent myths. Separation of church and state means private…
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FACTS Ed Professional Development
School Operations

Keep Your Best Teachers After Retirement

When a retiring teacher is well-loved by students, an excellent mentor to new teachers, and has decades of exceptional classroom experience, his or her principal sees the upcoming retirement date as a doom deadline. That’s where FACTS Education Solutions can…
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FACTS Ed Professional Development
School Operations

End of Year Resources, Reminders, and More

As the end of the school year approaches, we’ve compiled a few tips and reminders for our Tuition Management and Grant & Aid Assessment clients, so you can wrap things up efficiently and have a stress-free summer. Managing Delinquencies Need…
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Financial Management Grant & Aid Assessment Payment Forms SIS Tuition Management
Communication and Advancement School Operations

International Payments Made Easy

International students can enrich your school community, enhance your tuition revenue, and help students learn about cultural diversity. With the introduction of international students, administrators often have to adjust certain processes – in particular, they’ll have to navigate the complexities…
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Financial Management Payment Forms Tuition Management
Communication and Advancement School Operations

One School, One Mission, One Solution

The Archdiocese of Boston saw the need to unite the thriving K-8 Saint Agnes School with Arlington Catholic High School to create a seamless experience for families in the community. The transition into a single school entity created a new…
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Administration Financial Management Fundraising SIS Tuition Management
Communication and Advancement School Operations

Five Habits for Personal Cyber Security

Imagine the strongest vault door you’ve ever seen for a bank. How would you get in? Do you set explosives to get through the thick wall? Do you focus on picking the lock that opens the door? Or do you…
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Professional Development Website Design
Communication and Advancement School Operations

Best Practices for Financial Aid Distribution

Brandy Emery’s job is to distribute $6 million in tuition assistance at Cleveland’s Saint Ignatius High School. About half of the 1,500 boys attending the Jesuit college preparatory high school are eligible for aid, but determining the most fair and…
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Financial Management Grant & Aid Assessment
School Operations