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The SchoolTool Book

SchoolTool: the Global Student Information System

SchoolTool is a free, open source, web-based student information system for a single school, including student enrollment and demographics, grading and grade reporting, tracking student achievement of skills, competencies or outcomes, attendance, calendars and intervention tracking. It is also a framework for building customized applications and configurations for individual schools or states.

SchoolTool has strong support for translation, localization and automated deployment and updates via the Ubuntu Linux installer and package management system.

SchoolTool is built on a 100% open source software stack, written in Python using the Zope 3 framework.

SchoolTool is licensed under the GNU General Public License, Version 2.

This document is the primary source of user and developer documentation on SchoolTool.

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