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As school district budgets reach their breaking point, something's gotta give.

If they weren't there already, it seems that across the country, school district budgets are in terrible shape. And it might only get worse. Largely, school operating costs are rising – while overall funding is retracting. And in some places, the cuts are coming from more than one side.
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Enrollment Management
School Choice
Unifying Enrollment

Customer Story: Brooklyn Emerging Leaders Academy (BELA)

A Brooklyn, New York charter school has set the foundation for nurturing, growing, and empowering tomorrow's female leaders. And in so doing, they have created a haven for girls to thrive.
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Application and Lottery
School Choice
Unifying Enrollment

Find enrollment growth with School Finder

School Finder by SchoolMint is a powerful online tool for districts with school choice, open enrollment, or magnet school offerings.
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Enrollment Management
School Choice
Unifying Enrollment

How Does SchoolMint Online Registration Software Compare to the Rest?

See how SchoolMint stacks up against the competition. Award winning customer service and an online experience your families will love.
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Enrollment Management
School Choice
Unifying Enrollment

SIS Integration: Powerschool

Hundreds of schools use SchoolMint's secure, online student registration and data analytics solution to save time and costs associated with admissions, lottery, waitlist management, registration and SIS exports.
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Enrollment Management
Outreach and Engagement
School Choice
Unifying Enrollment

Forms that fill themselves. Now that’s smart

What makes an enrollment form smart? Intelligent fields that pre-populate data you already know about your families. See how Form Builder helps deliver an enrollment and registration experience your families will love, tailored to your area’s specific needs.
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Enrollment Management
Outreach and Engagement
School Choice

A framework for effective student recruitment

A solid student recruitment strategy can help districts and school systems hit their enrollment targets. This framework from our partners at the Bloomwell Group offers specific tactics to expand recruitment efforts, build a solid brand message, and engage families and communities to amplify awareness and reach. Build your recruitment and marketing strategy with these tips.
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Diversity and Inclusion
Enrollment Management
School Choice

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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Enrollment Management
Outreach and Engagement
School Choice

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
Application and Lottery
Data and Evaluation
Diversity and Inclusion
Enrollment Management
Outreach and Engagement
School Choice

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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