FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
HARRIS SCHOOL SOLUTIONS TO PARTNER WITH SCHOOL RUSH!TM
Connecting teachers and engaging parents at astonishing success rates
Bethel Park, PA: Harris School Solutions and School Rush! have announced that they have entered into a partnership under which Harris School Solutions will offer the School Rush! communication platform to schools, teachers and parents. School Rush! is an intuitive mobile and cloud based app that organizes and streamlines communications with all involved.
“The partnership with School Rush! is exciting because it demonstrates another solid step in our journey to improve the process of sharing key information between schools, parents and teachers,” stated Jeannie McClure, Harris Student Information Solutions Executive Vice President. “School Rush! is designed to strengthen communication and collaboration between families and educators and contribute to the overall success of the student.”
Harris Student Information Solutions offers a district-wide enterprise approach to streamline processes and optimize student data for funding decisions, state and federal reporting requirements, and open avenues of communication between teachers, students, administrators and parents.
“School Rush! is excited to partner with Harris School Solutions, a trusted education technology software company that over 2,800 schools rely on for K-12 expertise,” said Balu Kadiyala, School Rush! Founder. “School Rush! is transforming the way schools, teachers and parents communicate. Rush! platform helps educators leverage today’s technology to increase parent engagement to 90%. With School Rush!, educators have a dashboard of engagement analytics, while parents get instant notifications about their kids’ school activities and events.”
The School Rush! app aims to provide direct communication and unfiltered access to grades, schedules, school news, and emergency announcements. In addition to sending homework assignments and school events to parents’ smartphone calendars, the School Rush! app allows teachers to share pictures, documents and text messages with parents. The app also offers push notifications, and has a daily planner (for both teachers and parents) in addition to a student and staff directory.
Founded in 1976, Harris is a leading provider of diverse and pioneering software solutions for the K-12 and Continuing Education markets, offering sophisticated technology, outstanding customer care and market-driven products. Harris Student Information Solutions’ vision is to simplify daily tasks, in order to allow educators to focus on their passion and inspire future generations. With over 4,000 customers, Harris is a leader in creating powerful systems for the K-12 and Continuing Education market. For more information, visit www.harrisschoolsolutions.com.
About School Rush!:
Founded in 2014, School Rush! has been recognized as one of the most innovative school community communications tools. Balu Kadiyala (Busy Dad, Tech Guru, Founder) developed School Rush! to stay on top of his kids school activities and news. Now, over 15,000 families in top private and public schools nationally use the tool to stay connected with their schools. For more information, visit www.schoolrush.com.