Free Administrative Software for Schools Around the World: SchoolTool is an open source, web based student information system designed for schools in the developing world, with strong support for translation, localization and automated deployment and updates via the Ubuntu Linux installer and package management system. This global student information system aims to help organize and track student achievement.
SchoolTool is an open-source platform that includes customizable student and teacher demographics, contact management, skill and outcomes-based assessment and more tracking of school and student information. It's used to create goals and track progress collaboratively between students, teachers, parents and other stakeholders.
PowerSchool provides robust capabilities for educators, administrators, parents and students to effectively manage school processes and student data. PowerSchool is the hub of state and school districts’ education ecosystems, providing robust capabilities and unique APIs. PowerSchool embraces a secure, open architecture and provides an extensive set of APIs that customers control to enable their schools to have the industry’s best integrations.
PowerSchool provides some great out of the box features for Administrators, Teachers, Parents and of course students. Having support arrangement with the vendor however is strongly encouraged.