easy, instantaneous look-up of all students information; photo class lists, report cards, schedules, etc.
the ability to send email to students and parents, individually or by groups, including report cards, absence notification, etc.
an extensive list of teacher comments automatically translated into the student's home language (about 15 of the major languages in NYC schools are supported: Spanish, Korean, Mandarin, Urdu, Begali, etc.) for inclusion in letters home , progress reports and report cards
an integrated grade book
students register for electives, indicate college choices, fill out college information sheets, register for AP exams: all online
automation of the entire college application process for the college office
computerization of textbook distribution (no more book receipts)
automation of attendance letters, suspension letters and other communications
generation of statistics such as the Byrd average, the weighted Regents average for NYS Scholarships for Academic Excellence, a report on Regents or attendance based on ethnicity, home language, cohort, etc.
numerous jobs to make the program office more efficient
jobs to improve guidance services and deal with DOE requirements, e.g. deans' log, phone log
community service module
modules for hallway sweeps, detention, Advanced Placement Exam registration, etc.
Just some of the Schools using the Daedalus School System and Communicator"
A. Philip Randolph
Bard High School Early College
Queens High School for the Sciences @ York College
Some Screen Shots:
The "My Classes" Page
The Dean's Referral Page (after the teacher clicks on the guillotine link)