QuickSchools at the 2012 Annual NAIS Conference

We were at the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle last week (March 1-2) to attend the 2012 Annual NAIS Conference as exhibitors. It was a very good event. And we had some pretty good traffic going to our booth. There’s definitely a lot of interest for a program like QuickSchools for small schools around the region. We just thought we’d share some pictures from the event.

That's me at Chris after setting up the QuickSchools booth
That's me at Chris after setting up the QuickSchools booth
And that’s Azreen and Chris (I was taking the picture this time)
And that’s Azreen and Chris (I was taking the picture this time)

Give us a shout out, if you met us at NAIS!

Come see us at the 2012 NAIS Annual Conference

QuickSchools will have a booth at the 2012 NAIS Annual Conference at the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle this Feb 29 – Mar 2. Come check us out for a free demo, get some free stuff, and speak with some of our staff.

Mention this article at the conference, and get a QuickSchools flash light / key chain (pictured above) for free. Hope to see you guys there!

As always, please send us your suggestions for conferences you attend. We’d love to meet you and other schools like yourself.

CCEA East Coast Conference 2011

Hi everyone,

Last June 23-24, we were again at the CCEA East Coast Conference in Farmington NY. This was our third straight year at this conference. This is where we met some of our strongest supporters, like the Finger Lakes Christian Academy (FLCS) in Seneca Falls NY, as well as the Calvary Chapel Christian School in Fredericktown PA.

Pastor Scott from FLCS has been using QuickSchools for several years now. You’ll see his video testimonials from 2009 on our YouTube channel. And this is from before our official launch in August 2009. Our software was evolved tremendously since then.

We mentioned the folks from Fredericktown at last year’s CCEA East Coast Conference. Just this past year, they started using the Report Cards module. They’ve been using QuickSchools for 2 years now. They were kind enough to share with us a few words while at the this most recent conference. Check out what they had to say:

Beckie Cannon and Carol Steve share about their experiences using QuickSchools. Recorded at Farmington NY

We have many new features planned for this summer, and also for the coming year. We’ll continue to listen to what schools are looking for in a great school management system, and build it into future releases. If you haven’t tried QuickSchools yet, just sign up for a free trial. It’s powerfully simple!

For more information about QuickSchools, come chat with us at http://www.quickschools.com

CCEA East Coast Conference (2010)

Last June 24-25, QuickSchools exhibited at the CCEA East Coast Conference in Farmington NY. We were here just last year, and so it was interesting to meet with schools that signed up from last year. One such school that really made a showing is the Calvary Chapel Christian School at Fredericktown PA. 6 of them attended the conference this year. We hung out and shared stories and experiences using QuickSchools this past year. This past year, they used the Attendance and Gradebook features extensively, as well as the Parent Portal to communicate with parents online. Next year, they will start generating report cards using QuickSchools. Here’s a picture of the CCEA Fredericktown staff aboard a boat cruise on the Eerie Canal.

On the Eerie Canal Boat Cruise

If there is one key takeaway from our conversations with the staff at Fredericktown, it’s that the live chat support really makes a difference. And hopefully, you will see this from the other testimonials from schools using our software. We really enjoy working with smaller schools, and we want to know how we can improve our software and our services. So come speak with us online. We’d love to hear from you.

Part 2: The Journey, The Adventure

It’s time for pictures! We met so many great people along the way, and made some good friends too.

It was an amazing experience to see how teachers and administrators from smaller schools reacted towards QuickSchools.com. They saw a great fit for their schools and most of them signed up on the spot.

Our 2 month conference trip in pictures:

Here’s Carmen Diaz signing up for a QuickSchools account.

Our friends from Mansion Day School having a go on the touchscreen display.

Mark McClelland of Lima Christian School, he signed up on the spot!

Pastor Scott, from FLCS, blown away by our new look and feel 😀

Sister Asma from Hamza Academy.
Amazed and convinced, she decided to signup on the spot.

Sue from McGuffie Foundation School giving it a go.

3 minutes later… Sue’s inviting her teachers to try QuickSchools too 🙂

I think the pictures say enough. This conference run proved to us that there are many schools out there that are constantly looking for a solution that fits what they need. And when they meet us, they like what they see.

Going forward from the conferences, the holiday season is upon us, so the QuickSchools team is going to focus on all the great feedback we received during this term and put together some colorful New Year’s presents for you. 😉

Happy holidaying folks!

Part 1: The Journey, The Adventure

How time flies when you’re having a good time!

We started our journey a mere month ago. Ready with our roll bags in hand, backpacks, laptops and not to forget, some chocolate bars, we headed off to our first out of 8 exciting conferences.

Marking our first pit stop in North Carolina, we made our way up and down the country and made our final conference stop in Florida – and that’s only half the story.

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FCIS Convention

This will be our 8th and final stop.

Its been great!

We’ll be sharing with you more on our adventure through our next posts.


FCIS Convention (Florida Council of Independent Schools)

“Value Added : Why Our Schools are Special”

Date : November 19 – 20, 2009

Location : Omni Resort at ChampionsGate, Orlando, FLorida

Come visit our booth to sign up for your FREE IRIS account, FREE 30 day trial for all other plans, or simply drop by and say HI!

See you guys there!