Category: PowerSchool Tips

Stored Search

Stored Search

Stored Search is a way to save a search query. This will make it easier to find students based on the same criteria.

Stored Selections

Stored Selection

A stored selection in PowerSchool is very handy when working with the same students over and over. This will help minized the work needed to create this selection. It will be a stored selection....

District-wide Student Search

District-wide Student Search

Do you ever have a student that isn’t at your building and you need to determine which school has that student’s records? Tired of calling around from building to building until you find the...

Multi-Layered PowerSchool Searches

Multi-Layered PowerSchool Searches

Sometimes you may wish to search for multiple groups of students at the same time. For example, all free or reduced lunch students. If you wanted to limit your results more than just applying...

smartsearch

Smart Search

Did you know that you can make searching PowerSchool easier? Enabling Smart Search will generate a list of all names and PowerSchool fields that match what you are typing into the search bar. For...

The Decode Object Tag

The Decode Object Tag

In some cases, the data stored in a PowerSchool field can be confusing to someone that does not typically work with the data or the data could just be made easier to read on...

Credit Hours Object Tags

Credit Hours Object Tags

Below are credit hour object tags. Object tags can be used with a List Students, Object Reports, or Exporting data. Typically, when using list students or exporting student data, the user can only export...

Stored Grades Info Object Tags

Stored Grades Info Object Tags

Below are object tags for stored grades information. These tags can be used to pull specific information, such as a particular stored grade. Object tags can be used with a List Students, Object Reports,...

Period Info Object Tags

Period Info Object Tags

Below are object tags for period information. These tags can be used to pull specific information about a student’s classes during a particular period.Object tags can be used with a List Students, Object Reports,...