Student Data + Communications 
Separates SchoolStatus from ParentSquare

More than simply a communications tool, SchoolStatus Connect equips educators and administrators with the data and tools they need to help support student success—all through a singular, easy-to-use platform.

Unlike ParentSquare, SchoolStatus Connect Makes Accessing Student Information Effortless.

ParentSquare SchoolStatus Connect
Roster Sync from SIS
Emergency Notifications
Family messaging app
Send messages via SMS, email, no app required
Families can reply from any channel
ParentSquare = In-App Only
Student Messaging
Auto-translation into 100+ languages
Make voice and video calls from one interface
ParentSquare = Voice only
Communication logging & call recording
Custom district branding
Centralized Classroom feed via app
Cascading district, school & classroom communities
Rich multimedia sharing
Built-in events and volunteering
Easily build school website and app
SchoolStatus = Add-On; ParentSquare = Website only
Basic family contact reporting
Website & social media updates
Build newsletters in one interface
Automate forms, permission slips and more
SchoolStatus = Add-on
Basic audience segmentation by class and grade, etc
SIS agnostic data integration
Advanced data-based audience segmentation
Consolidated student centric data views
Native integration with Smore newsletters
Branded templates for your everyday comms
Robust, actionable student data analytics
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Why SchoolStatus Connect?
Photo of three women of different ages and a automatic translation feature from SchoolStatus software.

Reach Every Family

Meet families where they are with 1:1 or mass-messaging, phone calls, emails, texts, automated reminders, and newsletters that are translated into the language families use at home.

A picture of a female student and her attendance statistics from SchoolStatus software.

Measure Impact

Comprehensive reports provide actionable insights into key issues, family reach and readership, communication effectiveness, and more. Easily access family engagement logs and archives for state and grant reporting.

Multiple reports from SchoolStatus software.

Easy-to-Use Data Integrations

Streamline student data into one consolidated view with SIS and LMS integrations.

A call between a student with his father and his teacher.

Encourage Family Involvement

Our secure classroom feed enables teachers to build trust and dialogue with families via centralized updates.

Sort function from SchoolStatus software.

Send the Right Message to the Right Group

Filters allow your staff to segment mailing lists by grade, group, and attribute, so they can easily send messages to the right audiences.

Build a Classroom Community

Manage event communications and volunteer coordination directly in the portal.

Schedule a personalized demo and learn why hundreds of
districts chose SchoolStatus over ParentSquare.
SchoolStatus has provided me with a simple way to easily reach out to families and guardians, keeping them in the loop and allowing for quicker, better involvement when it comes to dealing with academics and behavior. I love being able to reach out and let families know positive things their students are doing in class!

Norman Public Schools