Insights and Trends in Student Enrollment

Infographic: The Power of Online and Mobile Student Applications

Posted December 20, 2016

Online and mobile student applications can dramatically improve the accessibility, equity, and efficiency of the school enrollment process. With 1 in 5 Americans relying on their smartphones for internet access — particularly in lower-income communities — mobile tools can help ensure that all parents can easily access online school applications. At SchoolMint, nearly half of families use our mobile tools, and many others benefit from translation to 17 different languages. This accessibility, combined with a much faster application process, make school enrollment easier for parents and schools alike.

See our infographic below for findings from nearly 2 million student applications submitted through SchoolMint‘s cloud-based school enrollment platform.


The Power on Online Student Applications


School Choice

2017 National Charter Schools Conference - Reflections and Lessons Learned from our CMO

The 2017 National Charter Schools Conference was filled with inspirational and informative keynote and breakout sessions that spurred perplexing questions and ideas. In a blog written by our Chief Marketing Officer, Lory Pilchik, read as she shares her lessons learned from charter leaders nationwide.
June 16, 2017
Application and Lottery
Enrollment Management
Outreach and Engagement

2017 National Charter Schools Conference Recap

Throughout our three days in D.C., we enjoyed networking at our booth and attending an eclectic mix of keynotes and breakout sessions, with topics ranging from policy, leadership, governance, and operations. Meet the conference team below and read about their experience interacting with charter leaders nationwide!
June 15, 2017
Diversity and Inclusion
Outreach and Engagement
School Choice
Unifying Enrollment

Making School Choice Transparent and Accessible with School Chooser

At SchoolMint, we believe that every family should have access to transparent and accurate information about their child’s education. We launched the School Chooser 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 Chooser, to learn more.
June 9, 2017
Outreach and Engagement

Communicating Effectively with Families: Tips for K12 Schools

Children do better in school when their families are more involved. This blog discusses a few ways that schools can foster better communication with families, encourage active involvement, and build strong relationships with the communities they serve.
June 7, 2017
Outreach and Engagement

How to Create an Engaging Website for Your District Schools

A district website can serve as an essential resource for parents to quickly find the information they need about student enrollment. SchoolMint shares some best practices to create an engaging website for your district.
April 27, 2017