I'm new at Power School, and I'm trying to find a way to automatically notify parents via email when their student is absent.Thanks!
Parent notifications isn't part of the core product. We use a 3rd party communications systems and our attendance secretary runs a report of those kids to send mass calls to the group.
District Instructional Data Officer
Gateway Regional School District
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We worked with our automated call system to create scripts to send certain types of calls to go out when students reached certain thresholds. This was not done through PowerSchool, but through the auto-call vendor, who pulled the attendance daily via an auto-send from PowerSchool that they then ran their script on to auto-call those who met certain criteria.