Frequently Asked Questions

The ASSIST School (Advantages School International) and the ASSIST instructional courses operate under the ASSIST Education Management System. Frequently asked questions about the ‘system’ and the school can be found below. Should you have further questions not listed here, contact us for more information.

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We want to make it easy for you to transfer current data to the new system. CSV, or tab files can be created with the help of ASSIST to make transferring your information seamless and comfortable.

 

ASSIST will work with your school to accommodate a log in from your website. A technical guide will be published to show you how to do this yourself.

 

Enrolling students should be accommodating for the school and parent. ASSIST with use e-enrolling to eliminate cumbersome and expensive paper enrollment forms.

 

ASSIST is completely customizable to your school.  You can upload your own logo and it will be used in your official transcripts.

 

Large numbers of students can be batch uploaded with ASSIST. Files can be created independently or with the help of ASSIST to make large student or section uploads possible.

 

Yes, your data is projected in two modes: in transit via secure socket layer 7 (SSL) and at rest by database encryption.

 

ASSIST can be up and running within 24 hours.

ASSIST will support your implementation of our product. From phone to email support, we are here to make your experience positive and comfortable.

 

ASSIST is hosted on AWS.

Your data will be stored for the entire duration of your contract with ASSIST and up to one calendar year afterward.

You can choose to have notifications sent to you in multiple ways. Through your ASSIST profile you can select your choice of notification devices.

Yes, ASSIST can be accessed via your phone, tablet or computer.

 

Parents are a crucial part of our support team. Each parent will have a portal that links with their student(s). Parents can see assignments, calendar and teacher notifications via their portal. Parents can also update medical information and email their students teachers from their portal.

 

Parents do not have to pay to access ASSIST.

 

District personnel will have direct access to all the information in all of their districts schools, making oversight and school accountability direct and convenient.

 

Your school or district can work with ASSIST to customize features on ASSIST.