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MV Whisman launches online enrollment

Mountain View Whisman School District has partnered with SchoolMint to deliver a smoother, more transparent online enrollment experience for families. These families are now using SchoolMint to submit registration forms, request school transfers, receive communications, and view real-time updates to their children's enrollment or waitlist statuses.
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January 5, 2018
Application and Lottery
Enrollment Management
Outreach and Engagement
School Choice
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SchoolMint Aggressively Expanding Footprint in California Districts

This article highlights SchoolMint's expansion in California and profiles how Mountain View Whisman School District is using online enrollment for attendance verification, increase the transparency of parent communications, and streamline the registration and lottery processes.
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November 2, 2017
Application and Lottery
SchoolMint
Unifying Enrollment

50 Houston Charter Schools Accept New Common Application

Starting November 1, 2017, families in Houston can apply to five charter school networks using just one online form. The shared application, called ApplyHouston, and developed in partnership with SchoolMint, is available for the 2018–19 school year for pre-K through 12th grade.
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November 1, 2017
Application and Lottery
Enrollment Management
SchoolMint

Hero K12 Mints Its First Acquisition: School Enrollment Startup, SchoolMint

Miami Lakes, Fla.-based Hero K12 makes first acquisition – SchoolMint – San Francisco-based mobile and web-based platform to help parents and districts manage the school application and enrollment process.
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October 30, 2017
Application and Lottery
Enrollment Management
School Choice
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CPS Debuts New High School Application Website

Chicago Public Schools (CPS) launched its new high school application website allowing students and guardians a first opportunity to research programs through the online process before a three-month bidding period begins in the fall. CPS partnered with SchoolMint earlier this year to revamp and streamline its high school application process and to improve Chicago families' experience with the CPS enrollment process.
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August 24, 2017
Application and Lottery
Enrollment Management
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Reviews | SchoolMint: School Choice and Student Enrollment Software

The Ed Tech Roundup
The Ed Tech Roundup, a trusted source of education technology news and reviews, provides SchoolMint's K12 student enrollment platform with an "OUTSTANDING!" rating. Karlin calls SchoolMint "an excellent resource for any school looking to simplify and improve their enrollment processes" and highlights the usability, customizability, and accessibility of SchoolMint's solution for school administrators and parents.
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June 27, 2017
Application and Lottery
Enrollment Management
School Choice
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New ‘GoCPS’ High School Application Site Goes Live

Chicago Tonight
Chicago Public Schools is partnering with SchoolMint to provide a more transparent, accessible, and equitable high school choice and enrollment process. Through the GoCPS portal, students can research participating district and charter high schools and programs, rank their choices, and apply using a streamlined common application.
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May 23, 2017
Application and Lottery
School Choice
SchoolMint

City Charter Lotteries Lack State Oversight

CT Post
As public schools of choice, charter schools commit to a fair and transparent admissions process - typically a lottery - to fill their seats. A review of charter schools in Connecticut shows that compliance with state lottery rules is mixed; some organizations have admitted students outside the lottery process, while others have taken proactive steps to self-regulate and ensure transparency and equity.
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May 15, 2017
Application and Lottery
Outreach and Engagement
School Choice

Single Application for Families Comes to CPS High Schools

The Chicago Defender
After hearing families call for a more equitable and simpler application process, Chicago Public Schools has made the decision to move to a single streamlined application. Through this new process, families are better able to understand what high-quality school options and programs are available to them.
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May 7, 2017
Application and Lottery
Enrollment Management
School Choice
Unifying Enrollment

Boston Charter Schools See Record-Breaking Spike in Applications

Boston Globe
With the new implementation of an online enrollment system, Boston Charter Schools has seen a 169% increase in a number of applications received for the upcoming school year. Demand for charter schools has increased and the charter association has seen an average of 3-4 applications per individual student.
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March 6, 2017
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