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For Immediate release

SchoolInsight is Most Popular SIS in Illinois for Small to Medium-Sized School Districts

Elmhurst, IL (September 19, 2012) – Common Goal Systems proudly announces that SchoolInsight, the cloud-based student information system (SIS), now serves the largest number of small to medium-sized school districts in Illinois. By adding 35 new school districts for the 2012-13 academic year, SchoolInsight is also the fastest growing SIS. 100% of Illinois SchoolInsight customers renewed their subscriptions for the current year.

“We build high-quality products and provide great service too,” says Mike Xakellis, CEO for Common Goal Systems. “By consistently meeting customers’ needs, we’ve grown the company by helping unhappy school districts dissatisfied with their old systems. SchoolInsight is a good alternative for districts with out-of-date or difficult software with high operating costs. We’d like to thank our customers for their business and support.”

SchoolInsight is designed for small to medium-sized school districts (under 6000 students), which are the majority in Illinois. In our latest market survey of these districts, SchoolInsight has the most customers with 22% of districts. This is followed by PowerSchool (19%), Skyward (19%), STI (15%), and several others.

Common Goal Systems provides web-based services for education. It provides TeacherEase (, software for the digital classroom, and SchoolInsight (, an industry leading student information system. Using Software as a Service (SaaS), the company offers products via the Internet and is responsible for all system operation and maintenance. Founded in 2001, Common Goal Systems has hundreds of thousands of users worldwide.

- Common Goal Systems, Inc Press Release, September 19, 2012