Compare Gradelink, PowerSchool Student Information System, Aeries SIS, and Skyward Student Management Suite

Pricing

 
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PowerSchool Student Information System
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Aeries SIS
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Skyward Student Management Suite
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Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
9.1
8.4
8.8
8.2
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
9.2
7.9
8.2
7.1
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
8.9
7.3
8.3
7.2
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
9.1
7.9
8.8
8.1
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
9.8
7.8
7.9
7.3
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
9.7
8.0
9.2
8.8
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
9.6
8.0
8.3
7.0
Meets Requirements
Gradelink
9.1
PowerSchool Student Information System
8.4
Aeries SIS
8.8
Skyward Student Management Suite
8.2
Ease of Use
Gradelink
9.2
PowerSchool Student Information System
7.9
Aeries SIS
8.2
Skyward Student Management Suite
7.1
Ease of Setup
Gradelink
8.9
PowerSchool Student Information System
7.3
Aeries SIS
8.3
Skyward Student Management Suite
7.2
Ease of Admin
Gradelink
9.1
PowerSchool Student Information System
7.9
Aeries SIS
8.8
Skyward Student Management Suite
8.1
Quality of Support
Gradelink
9.8
PowerSchool Student Information System
7.8
Aeries SIS
7.9
Skyward Student Management Suite
7.3
Ease of Doing Business With
Gradelink
9.7
PowerSchool Student Information System
8.0
Aeries SIS
9.2
Skyward Student Management Suite
8.8
Product Direction (% positive)
Gradelink
9.6
PowerSchool Student Information System
8.0
Aeries SIS
8.3
Skyward Student Management Suite
7.0

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
89.8%
18.3%
17.9%
9.8%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
10.2%
57.3%
50.0%
58.2%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
0%
24.4%
32.1%
32.0%
Gradelink
Small-Business
89.8%
Mid-Market
10.2%
Enterprise
0%
PowerSchool Student Information System
Small-Business
18.3%
Mid-Market
57.3%
Enterprise
24.4%
Aeries SIS
Small-Business
17.9%
Mid-Market
50.0%
Enterprise
32.1%
Skyward Student Management Suite
Small-Business
9.8%
Mid-Market
58.2%
Enterprise
32.0%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Education Management
86.0%
Education Management
56.3%
Education Management
68.6%
Education Management
71.7%
 
Primary/Secondary Education
5.6%
Primary/Secondary Education
20.1%
Primary/Secondary Education
22.9%
Primary/Secondary Education
18.2%
 
Religious Institutions
4.5%
Higher Education
6.5%
Higher Education
5.7%
Higher Education
3.1%
 
E-Learning
1.1%
Non-Profit Organization Management
2.5%
Health, Wellness and Fitness
2.9%
Sports
1.3%
 
Writing and Editing
0.6%
E-Learning
2.0%
Information Technology and Services
1.3%
 
Other
2.2%
Other
12.7%
Other
0.0%
Other
4.4%
Gradelink
Education Management
86.0%
Primary/Secondary Education
5.6%
Religious Institutions
4.5%
E-Learning
1.1%
Writing and Editing
0.6%
Other
2.2%
PowerSchool Student Information System
Education Management
56.3%
Primary/Secondary Education
20.1%
Higher Education
6.5%
Non-Profit Organization Management
2.5%
E-Learning
2.0%
Other
12.7%
Aeries SIS
Education Management
68.6%
Primary/Secondary Education
22.9%
Higher Education
5.7%
Health, Wellness and Fitness
2.9%
Other
0.0%
Skyward Student Management Suite
Education Management
71.7%
Primary/Secondary Education
18.2%
Higher Education
3.1%
Sports
1.3%
Information Technology and Services
1.3%
Other
4.4%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Jackie J.
Administrator

I love everything about Gradelink. The customer service is exceptional as well as the features.

Stacey B.
Administrator in Education Management

The historical grades are easy to look up for students. We have also created our own Grad progress screen to view students's progress along the way. The attendance and demographics pages are easy to navigate and find what I need. I guess the overall program...

G2 Crowd User in Health, Wellness and Fitness

We use Aeries for our attendance and out grade book in our school district. The attendance is easy to use but I personally liked the grade book before they did the updates last year. It still works fine but I feel that it's now as user friendly as it used...

Sheila S.
User in Primary/Secondary Education

I like how easy it is to enter my student's grades when using Gradebook. It is fast and efficient. The categories are easy to find and quite varied. I also like how easily accessible it is for parents to check up on their child's work or missing...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
Cara M.
Administrator in Civil Engineering

The software is dated looking and pretty limited in its ability. Very little customization available.

Matthew B.
User

Attempting to use the PowerSchool online testing feature was a total disaster. I could not retrieve the grades after the assessment was taken by my students. I spoke to tech support, but no solution was found. A month passed and I had to exempt all students...

Anthony N.
User in Education Management

The service doesn't play well in terms of allowing the user flexibility. The interface isn't very intuitive.

G2 Crowd User

I wish that I could "hold" grades when entering only a few in a class (when some students are still not finished with project). Sometimes I would like to change a grade (especially on a rubric) before it becomes live. I wish that there was a video or...

 
Gradelink
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Jackie J.
Administrator

I love everything about Gradelink. The customer service is exceptional as well as the features.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Cara M.
Administrator in Civil Engineering

The software is dated looking and pretty limited in its ability. Very little customization available.

PowerSchool Student Information System
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Stacey B.
Administrator in Education Management

The historical grades are easy to look up for students. We have also created our own Grad progress screen to view students's progress along the way. The attendance and demographics pages are easy to navigate and find what I need. I guess the overall program...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Matthew B.
User

Attempting to use the PowerSchool online testing feature was a total disaster. I could not retrieve the grades after the assessment was taken by my students. I spoke to tech support, but no solution was found. A month passed and I had to exempt all students...

Aeries SIS
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 Crowd User in Health, Wellness and Fitness

We use Aeries for our attendance and out grade book in our school district. The attendance is easy to use but I personally liked the grade book before they did the updates last year. It still works fine but I feel that it's now as user friendly as it used...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Anthony N.
User in Education Management

The service doesn't play well in terms of allowing the user flexibility. The interface isn't very intuitive.

Skyward Student Management Suite
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Sheila S.
User in Primary/Secondary Education

I like how easy it is to enter my student's grades when using Gradebook. It is fast and efficient. The categories are easy to find and quite varied. I also like how easily accessible it is for parents to check up on their child's work or missing...

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 Crowd User

I wish that I could "hold" grades when entering only a few in a class (when some students are still not finished with project). Sometimes I would like to change a grade (especially on a rubric) before it becomes live. I wish that there was a video or...

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Explore Gradelink

At PowerSchool, we believe in the simple truth that every student deserves the best opportunities in life. That's why our mission is to power the education ecosystem with unified technology that helps educators and students realize their potential, in their way. From the back office to the classroom to the home, PowerSchool helps schools and districts efficiently manage instruction, learning, grading, attendance, assessment, analytics, state reporting, special education, student registration, and Finance/HR/ERP. Today, we're proud to be the leading provider of K-12 education application technology supporting over 30 million students in over 70 countries. Visit www.powerschool.com to learn more.

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PowerSchool Student Information System

At PowerSchool, we believe in the simple truth that every student deserves the best opportunities in life. That's why our mission is to power the education ecosystem with unified technology that helps educators and students realize their potential, in their way. From the back office to the classroom to the home, PowerSchool helps schools and districts efficiently manage instruction, learning, grading, attendance, assessment, analytics, state reporting, special education, student registration, and Finance/HR/ERP. Today, we're proud to be the leading provider of K-12 education application technology supporting over 30 million students in over 70 countries. Visit www.powerschool.com to learn more.

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Skyward Student Management Suite
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