Free K-12 Learning and Information Management System Launches

Alma is an affordable alternative to the student information (SIS) and learning management systems (LMS) that consolidates school, classroom and information management into one cloud-based system. Alma’s core services—including more than 100 SIS/LMS features, gradebooks and parent/student portals—are available for free.

Alma brings together and streamlines student information, learning management, and curriculum and lesson planning in one easy-to-use, personalized dashboar. It offers a range of core features, some of which include: student information; traditional, standards-based and proficiency-based gradebooks; report cards; attendance tracking and reporting; parent and student portals; integrated school calendar; messaging and emergency notifications; standards tracking; and curriculum and lesson planning.

Availability of Alma in 2014 is limited to the first 500 schools nationwide that sign up. To learn more about Alma and its features, or to request a demo, visit