PowerSchool - Big but easy
April 13, 2021

PowerSchool - Big but easy

Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 9 out of 10
Vetted Review
Verified User

Overall Satisfaction with PowerSchool Student Information System

PowerSchool SIS is the heart of the school district and is the master of the student data. It is used by everyone from administration to the classroom teacher. It handles registration, class schedules, attendance, grades, incident management and many more parts of the school ecosystem.
  • Accurate student data repository
  • easy to use teacher portal and gradebook
  • Parent portal access to grades and alerts
  • Access to the DB for external integrations
  • Lengthy product suggestion implementation
  • Downtime support
  • DB Access
  • Customization of pages
  • Parent notification
  • It saves time by providing easy access to data
  • Custom reporting tailored to the individual gets the data where it needs to be faster
  • Ease of use for teachers keeps them more focused on teaching
Price and features way back just were much better in PowerSchool. We have not evaluated much in the recent years.

Do you think PowerSchool Student Information System delivers good value for the price?


Are you happy with PowerSchool Student Information System's feature set?


Did PowerSchool Student Information System live up to sales and marketing promises?

I wasn't involved with the selection/purchase process

Did implementation of PowerSchool Student Information System go as expected?

I wasn't involved with the implementation phase

Would you buy PowerSchool Student Information System again?


It is great for the E-12 school system management. Small and large schools can all benefit from this SIS.

It would not be the best for college level schools.