PowerSchool 8.x End-of-Life

I just got this email. We’re still on 8.3 and we plan on upgrading to 9.x for the next school year. What about you? Dear Valued PowerSchool Customer, This letter serves as a formal notice of the end of product life cycle for all versions [Read More]

PowerSchool YearID Reference Guide

I don’t know why PowerSchool uses 2600 for the 2016-2017 school year, but after making this chart I see a pattern. It’s annoying to try to remember which yearID so I made a reference sheet good for a decade. PS YearID Starting School Year Ending [Read More]

PSUG Asia 2016 – Save the Date!

Due to insistent public demand we will need to move the date of our PSUG Asia Conference to April 13-15, 2016! Save the Date for the 6th Annual PowerSchool Users Group Asia Conference Location: Bangkok, Thailand Date: April 13-15, 2016 Don’t miss the chance to [Read More]

Upcoming Training Events

I really hope you get these email newsletter from PowerSchool. New courses and special offers are now available! With more than 250 services professionals, PowerSchool provides the most comprehensive and robust consulting services in K-12 education. The strength of our team reflects our educational background [Read More]

For our more Advanced PowerSchool Users

Here’s a great resource Power School is now offering those who want to take PS to the next level. More to be Thankful for: Free PowerSchool API Webinars Continue Tomorrow, November 18, PowerSchool continues its Free PowerSchool API Webinar series. The next session focuses on [Read More]

PowerSchool Release Notification

Security patches are super important. You may want to patch this sooner rather than later. PowerSchool Releases Available A security vulnerability involving Apache Common Collections third party libraries was announced by CERT on Friday, November 13, 2015. The vulnerability could be used to remotely execute [Read More]

PowerSchool 9.1.1 is Now Available

Now that PowerSchool 9 has been out for a while and a lot of the bugs from the next major revision has been caught hopefully. I will be upgrading our PowerSchool installation from 8.1 to 9.1.1. PowerSchool 9.1.1 is now available for download from PowerSource. For [Read More]