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How to Go From “Top Three” to “Final Choice”: Tips for Working with Potential School Families Why do families send their students to private schools? Smaller class sizes with more instructor-student interaction? Improved student safety? Higher academic standards and better…
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February SIS Reminders

As we settle into the second semester, we receive questions about progress reports, duplicate people in the SIS, and what to do if a parent has a hard time logging into their FACTS account. Included below are tips, HubHelp links,…
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Assisting Spanish-Speaking Families

Families have had to make many adjustments over the last year – and navigating online learning is just one of them. Imagine being a parent managing your child’s school information online in a language in which you are not fluent….
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FACTS Partners with Xceed Anywhere to Offer Summer Learning Options

Cognia-accredited school is in position to support FACTS schools through summer virtual learning program As FACTS schools seek alternative options for their students who need summer school instruction, Xceed Anywhere, a private virtual school for students in grades 6-12, known…
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FACTS’ commitment to provide schools an ever-expanding set of API (application provider interface) data points has set our school up to use and seek value-added services which round out our ecosystem of products and services. The best enterprise solutions like FACTS understand infrastructure is all about interoperability.

– John Cork, Educational Technology Coordinator, King Mongkut’s International Demonstration School

FACTS SIS January Updates

The New Year has arrived, and this is the time when schools need information about the new student onboarding process, Application & Enrollment, and semester-end processes. This article outlines tips and best practices that will be useful at this point…
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Building a School Software Ecosystem

Schools globally demonstrated extraordinary agility in 2020. For many, the impacts of COVID-19 highlighted that the systems and software they use to run their school is, in many senses, holding them back. School shutdowns and a move to remote learning…
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Your 2021-22 Financial Aid Strategy

Megan Fangmeyer, product manager for FACTS Grant & Aid Assessment, recently hosted a webinar on how schools should refine their financial aid strategies for the upcoming school year. Megan has worked at FACTS for 11 years and spends most of…
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November SIS Reminders

As we near the end of the semester, we’re highlighting some of the FACTS SIS resources available to help you be more effective in your role at school. HubHelp Whether you’re a seasoned professional or new to FACTS SIS, the…
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Becoming a Cashless Business Office

In March 2020, school business offices had their workflows and procedures well documented and communicated with families. But when COVID-19 hit, new processes had to be created and institutions needed to adapt quickly to meet student needs under a contactless…
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Why Don’t We Just Do a Billboard?

Educating Your Staff on Effective Marketing A billboard may not be the most effective way to advertise your school in 2020. I’d argue that the only successful billboard is one that has a big arrow pointing down to show families…
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Administration Enrollment & Communication Professional Development
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The Partnership Between Leadership and Enrollment

Enrollment directors are responsible for bringing in the majority of revenue for our schools, but they aren’t always invited into leadership circles or involved in decision making. How would you characterize the relationship between enrollment and leadership at your school? Great? Getting there? Nonexistent?  Unfortunately, sometimes leadership doesn’t fully understand that enrollment and marketing are…
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