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Achrafieh, Beirut, Lebanon, 2010/09/01 - Mirdif Private School (MPS) has selected Skoolee student information system (SIS), to help implement its strategy to automate their processes and as part of their accreditation process.
Mirdif Private School, one of the premier schools in the UAE, has an American based curriculum catering to children from KG1 to Grade 9. Established in 1995, the school is now supervised by its founder Mrs. Randa Ghandour.
“I realized the need to adopt and utilize an electronic management system that will help us reach our targets by implementing Skoolee school management system software. Skoolee will help us greatly pull the total work of the school to a higher level and standard of performance.
There were several less costly software on the market, however Skoolee stood out as a professional and reliable system offering its customers quality services, solid advice and support.
Mirdif Private School is pleased with its partnership with White Mountain Technologies.” says Mrs. Ghandour.
“Skoolee is a user friendly application that helps with school management; it caters for daily administrative tasks, facilitating users’ jobs and maximizing efficiency. The time usually spent on essential administrative procedures can thus be allocated for academia,” explains Michael Zakharia, Managing Director at White Mountain Technologies.
"This is exactly what the administration at Mirdif Private School is seeking,” adds Mr. Zakharia. “They want their staff to remain focused on students, their progress and their academics. At the same time they want to make sure that all other administrative procedures are being dealt with as efficiently as possible with Skoolee management information system.”
Skoolee is a highly configurable and multilingual software solution that supports national curricula and international schools. It helps administrators, teachers, students, and parents manage children’s elementary and secondary education. Skoolee facilitates the interaction between the different constituents throughout the schools by allowing them access to critical functionality that is immediately pertinent to their specific needs.
Skoolee makes basic academic tasks more efficient and easier to manage. Those tasks include:
• Class Scheduling;
• Student registration;
• Monitoring student grades and performance;
• Reporting misconduct and absence;
• Online assignments and exams;
• Teacher and course assessments;
• Discussion boards for tutorials and collaboration;
• Parent alerts to meetings through SMS messaging.
Skoolee software is built by White Mountain Technologies and caters to multilingual schools throughout the Middle East and Gulf region. Some of their client list includes:
• Antonine School Ghazir (ASG) in Lebanon;
• Hariri High School 2 (HHS2) in Lebanon;
• Kuwait Bilingual School in Kuwait;
• Dar Jana International School (DJIS) in Saudi Arabia;
• Debakey High School (Debakey) in Qatar;
• Beirut Baptist School (BBS) in Lebanon.
Skoolee is currently taught in regional universities, such as Lebanese University, as part of their curriculum, to help prepare students in acquiring a degree in Education.
Skoolee complements other White Mountain Technologies education systems, such as UniversiTools. UniversiTools software modules help higher education institutions manage academic cycles and services: exam and classroom scheduling, alumni management, online presence and career placement.