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Insights and Trends in Student Enrollment
Diversity and Inclusion
Strategic Enrollment Management
Student and Family Engagement
Student Attraction and Retention
Unifying Enrollment

As a school district and a charter network find enrollment success, equality may be the real winner.

Chicago Public Schools and Blackstone Valley Prep are providing equal access through strategic enrollment management. See how SchoolMint is helping increase enrollment and equality for these two school systems.
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Diversity and Inclusion
School Choice
Strategic Enrollment Management

Organization is the New Integration

There’s change stirring in San Antonio, and it has the potential to reorganize the educational system as we know it. See how SAISD Chief Innovation Officer is working to bring equality back to San Antonio schools with a new enrollment policy that is 'diverse by design'.
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Diversity and Inclusion
School Sustainability
Strategic Enrollment Management
Student and Family Engagement

When Enrollment is Declining, How Do We Step Forward?

When enrollment numbers are declining, school districts must find a better way to engage families, provide transparent enrollment options, and market their schools across communities. See how a strategic approach to enrollment management provides a competitive advantage.
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School Choice
Strategic Enrollment Management
Student and Family Engagement
Student Attraction and Retention

Empowering Families Through the School Choice Journey

The concept of choice might vary from district to district, but the growth of school options is a reality for families. As a result, more school districts are recognizing the need to empower families to search for, find, and choose a school best fit to their child's needs. Discover how districts nationwide are leveraging technology to elevate the parent experience, increasing parent engagement and promoting equitable access to available school options. 
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Oakland USD: Promoting Equity and Access for Families with the Help of Technology
Common Applications
Data and Evaluation
Diversity and Inclusion
School Choice
Strategic Enrollment Management
Student and Family Engagement

Oakland USD: Promoting Equity and Access for Families

With school options in Oakland expanding beyond neighborhood and even district schools, the school market has become more complex and competition for schools has intensified. View this blog and download a copy of a presentation given by Charles Wilson, the Executive Director of Enrollment and Portfolio Management at OUSD, during which he shares the steps that they have taken to promote equity and provide better access to high-quality school information for their community through the use of tools and systems for parents and staff.
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SchoolMint School Chooser
Diversity and Inclusion
School Choice
Student and Family Engagement

Making School Choice Transparent and Accessible with School Finder

At SchoolMint, we believe that every family should have access to transparent and accurate information about their child’s education. We launched the School Finder in 2015 to help families navigate the school choice process and improve communication across districts, schools, and communities. Read our interview with Victoria Pacchiana-Rojas, Product Manager for the School Finder, to learn more.
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Data and Evaluation
School Choice
Strategic Enrollment Management
Student and Family Engagement
Student Attraction and Retention

Ready for a More Efficient District Application Process?

In today's world of open enrollment and school choice, many K-12 district administrators are managing growing piles of applications for intra- and inter-district transfers, magnet school programs, charter schools, or other choice programs. Watch this video blog to learn how SchoolMint's strategic enrollment management solution can deliver a more efficient application experience for both administrators and families.
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Real-Time Reporting to Transform Your Student Enrollment Process
Common Applications
Data and Evaluation
Strategic Enrollment Management
Student and Family Engagement

Real-Time Reporting to Transform Your Student Enrollment Process

Automating the K-12 student enrollment process can dramatically improve school systems' access to real-time data. But how can administrators make the most of the volumes of data at their fingertips? Watch this video blog to learn how SchoolMint's reporting tools can reduce manual work for enrollment staff, improve the integrity of your student data, and generate insights to inform your enrollment strategy and decisions.
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SchoolMint Founders - We are Thrilled to Join the Hero K12 EdTech Platform

A New Chapter: We are Thrilled to Join EdTech Platform with Hero K12

SchoolMint, along with Hero K12, is announcing that we will be joining forces to become part of the integrated Hero K12 EdTech Platform, in which we will have the opportunity to more deeply and expansively support school systems and families nationwide.
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2017 Texas Charter Schools Conference Recap

The SchoolMint team has just returned from the 2017 Texas Charter Schools Conference and we're excited to report that the 4-day event was packed with great keynotes, breakout sessions, and networking opportunities. Read about our experience and lessons learned from interactions with charter school leaders!
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