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Eastern Christian School Grows Enrollment by 18% with SchoolAdmin

November 7, 2019 | By Claire Hollowell
eastern christian school case study

Rudi Gesch, Director of Marketing and Enrollment Management at Eastern Christian School, said it best, “Education is transformation.” And being able to see that transformation first hand is an amazing experience. Eastern Christian School attracts students from every background and dedicates time to help each individual flourish. This case study tells their success story. In… Read More

10 Questions to Ask When Comparing Admission and Enrollment Management Software

10 questions to ask when comparing admissions and enrollment management software considering

Choosing admission and enrollment management software is a challenging decision. Not only is this technology a significant investment, but the solution you select can make or break your team’s productivity. It can also impact the ease of your application and enrollment process, the way candidates and their families perceive your institution, and your admission process… Read More

Who Should You Involve in Your Next School Open House?

October 31, 2019 | By Claire Hollowell
School Open House

A school open house can be a keystone of your independent school’s student recruitment plan. Open houses let prospects catch a glimpse of campus life, culture, and accomplishments. But planning an open house is an enormous undertaking, involving enough participants to make sure every prospective family feels engaged and has someone to talk to. Who… Read More

Online Checklists: Keeping Families and Schools Organized and Happy

online checklists

Make application and enrollment season easier for yourself and your team by streamlining your checklists and forms for your school’s online application. Spending some time planning and organizing your application and enrollment process at the beginning of the school year will pay off when you are in the thick of the admission season.  One thing… Read More

CRMs for Independent K-12 Schools: What You Need to Know and All the Major Benefits

CRM for Independent K-12 Schools

As you know, all the interactions you have with families add up while they’re weighing many school options. But does it ever seem like you’re understaffed and it’s curtailing your ability to get in more face time? Fortunately, there is an easier way to manage all your admissions responsibilities that frees up your schedule so… Read More

Best of Breed vs. All-in-One Admission and Enrollment Software: Which is Better?

You may have heard your role as an admission and enrollment management professional compared to that of a chief marketing officer (CMO) — and with good reason.  Much like the head of a marketing team, you’re responsible for captivating, engaging, and converting your audience. And to be successful in this endeavor, it’s crucial you’re genuinely… Read More

Work Hard and Be Nice to People: Reflections on Our 10th Anniversary

September 24, 2019 | By Nate Little
SchoolAdmin Anniversary

In ten years of building SchoolAdmin, we’ve learned a lot about how to help the schools that rely on us, not just as a service provider, but as an extension of their admissions team. We’ve made it our mission to make applying to and enrolling in the right school as simple as possible, and we’re… Read More

How To Grow Your K-12 Admission Funnel

Grow Enrollment and admissions funnel

Many schools spend hours searching for new approaches to reach their enrollment goals. This often ends with emphasizing lead generation over relationship building. But what if you could increase the number of registered students with the same amount of leads?  Implement best practices by focusing on the entire funnel and improve every step of your… Read More

Admission and Enrollment Professionals: Take Your Seat at the Table

As an admission and enrollment professional, you have a tremendous amount of responsibility on your shoulders. From building relationships with potential candidates and hosting campus visits to monitoring, analyzing, and reporting enrollment performance to top executives, your job is a cornerstone of the institution you serve. But while you do plenty of important work behind… Read More

Our Top 8 Can’t Miss EMA Sessions

September 9, 2019 | By Brandi Eppolito

We are thrilled to be participating in and attending the Enrollment Management Association (EMA) 2019 Annual Conference in Washington, D.C! With 60 plus sessions to choose from this week there are going to be countless opportunities for us to collaborate and learn from each other. Read on to meet our team who is attending EMA… Read More