We thrive on the diversity of needs, and the progressive approaches employed by schools like yours because our platform is designed to be flexible.
Independent, parochial, international and charter schools love Alma because we’re built to meet virtually every complex bell schedule, customized report card, and easy parent communication permutation.
Alma’s modern design and intuitive interface saves time and provides better insight into student performance, attendance, and more.
From Traditional letter grades to custom rubrics for Common Core Standards, Alma saves teachers time while providing the control and flexibility to allow them to teach and grade the way they choose.
Alma’s integrated communication tools encourage interactions between faculty and students, and built-in parent and student portals help keep families informed and involved.
Alma's easy-to-use Setup Wizard provides step-by-step directions to help you set your grading periods, grading scales, grade levels, and bell schedule.
Read the Customer Success Story here
When teachers are isolated from each other, it is the students who suffer. Alma gives our teachers the ability to collaborate on a level we have never been able to do before.Christina Tracy, Principal of Howard Street Charter School (Salem, OR)
As an administrator, I am thrilled with the ease of use, the incredible customer service... It is going to go a long way to improving how we are organized and communicate key information to all of our constituents, while minimizing both teacher and administrator time on these tasks to allow us to focus our attention on what happens in classrooms with students.Katie Bradarich, Ph.D., Academic Services Coordinator of The Monarch Institute (Houston, TX)
Alma creates holistic student profiles so that teachers, administrators and parents can see student information side-by-side with insights about the student's performance, attendance, enrollment, teacher notes and more.
From Traditional letter grades to custom rubrics for Common Core Standards, Alma's integrated gradebook is designed to save teachers time while providing the control and flexibility to allow them to teach and grade the way they choose.
Alma offers robust curriculum tools based on a backward design model, allowing teachers to define learning targets, create units and lesson plans, and automatically map lesson plans against the school calendar.
Alma lets you create, customize, develop, and distribute report cards like never before, customizing them with your own layouts, school logo, and more.
Alma lets families access curriculum, lessons and assignment details online. The weekly calendar view helps students stay on top of upcoming assignments and exams.
School administrators can broadcast emergency notifications to staff, parents and students via text or voice message, and publish non-emergency announcements via email and the virtual school bulletin board.
Alma SIS cannot keep growing without the continuing collaboration and partnership of educational leaders like you.
From attending Q&A sessions, panel discussions, webinars, conferences, sending us user stories, and amazing testimonials, your stories have not only impacted everyone here at Alma, but show how deeply you care about the success of your students.
Because of your critical feedback and requests to better serve your learning community’s unique needs, this year Alma has been able to create and rollout programs like:
Navigator, to give administrators a better onboarding experience and more control over workflows across their schools
App Center, to make sure your school or district is able to seamlessly integrate mission-critical 3rd party applications …
And Alma’s Spanish parent and student portal, for more accessible communication with your students and their families, increasing family engagement and promoting equitable educational practices.
Above all, we are incredibly grateful for your tenacity, creativity, care, intentionality, and commitment to the students and families you serve.
We can’t think of anything more worthy of celebration. So here’s to you!
From all of us at Alma, may you enjoy this season of gratitude, celebration, and collaboration not just in this last month of 2021 but into 2022, and beyond.
Alma will be with you every step of the way. Cheers!