iSAMS are delighted to have been selected to work with Bradfield as their new MIS partner. The College has a well-established reputation for being one of the country’s leading co-educational, independent schools. iSAMS will be installed over the summer, replacing the existing 3Sys database from WCBS.
Al-Rayan International School
ARIS is an IB World School in Ghana, which was established in 2003. As an existing client of Faria Systems, the school are looking forward to the launch of our exclusive integration with ManageBac and OpenApply. The schools will launch iSAMS in August and we are very much looking forward to working with them.
The British School, Rio de Janeiro
Founded in 1924, the British School has an international enrolment of over 2100 students from more than 60 different nationalities ranging from the ages of 2 to 18 years, offering both UK and IB curriculum. We are delighted to be working with the school, who will be our first client in Brazil. The migration away from WCBS is well underway, ready for go live at the start of next academic year.
Doha British School
We are very pleased to announce that Doha British School have made the decision to launch iSAMS this summer. We have been in talks with the school for around 18 months, following on from a seminar hosted at Sherborne Qatar, where they were impressed by our products and services. The school will be moving to iSAMS from DoubleFirst Engage.
Nord Anglia Education
Progress of the rollout to all Nord Anglia Schools continues to progress well and we have recently launched the following six new schools:
- The British International School Bratislava
- The British International School Budapest
- Collège Champittet Pully
- Collège Champittet Nyon
- The English International School Prague
- The British School Warsaw
Following an extensive procurement process, we are very pleased to be able to announce that United Learning has selected us as their new MIS partner, for their Independent Schools. iSAMS was invited to tender for the groups’ business as they looked to replace the existing system, Engage, from DoubleFirst. After submitting a successful initial bid, we were shortlisted in a final two, along with Furlong’s SchoolBase. We were invited to attend a number of demonstration scenarios, in order to present iSAMS functionality, covering all aspects of Administration, Academics, Communications, Pastoral and Billing. The panel was made up of various key stakeholders across all schools and we are honoured that casting votes were in our favour. A phased roll out approach will begin in earnest shortly and we look forward to welcoming all schools on-board by the end of this year.
- Ashford School
- Bournemouth Collegiate School
- Caterham School
- Dunottar School
- Greenacre School
- Guildford High School
- Hampshire Collegiate School
- Hull Collegiate School
- Lincoln Minster School
- Rowan Preparatory School
- St Ives School for Girls
- Sunderland High School
- Surbiton High School
London Academy of Excellence
The academy had reviewed iSAMS previously, but at the time decided to go with SchoolPod. After only two years of using SchoolPod, the academy decided they needed to change providers. As part of the review the academy looked at iSAMS, SIMS and SchoolPod. We are delighted to have been chosen by London Academy of Excellence as their preferred supplier and relish the opportunity we have to work with them.
iSAMS is delighted to announce that Bellevue Education group has chosen iSAMS to be their MIS provider for all Prep and International schools within the group. In total, 12 schools will be moving to iSAMS from WCBS. Following a presentation to all of the Heads and key stakeholders from Bellevue, iSAMS was selected as their preferred partner due to our experience of working with groups and international schools. We are happy to add another group of schools to iSAMS.
Preparatory Schools include:
- Brabyns Preparatory School
- Edenhurst Preparatory School
- Ealing Independent College
- Elmhurst School for Boys
- Forest Park Preparatory School
- Forest Preparatory School
- Gateway School
- Norfolk House School
- Skippers Hill Manor Preparatory School
- Wandsworth Preparatory School
- Weston Green School
International School includes:
- Surval Montreux
The Kingston Academy
We are very proud to be working with Kingston Academy – a new, innovative and inspiring Academy. Following an introduction to iSAMS at an event hosted by the Education Funding Agency, we were invited by the Headmistress, to present our MIS. A decision was quickly made to implement iSAMS and work on the install and training program are already underway.
Greater Peterborough UTC
The school opens its doors for the first time in September 2016 and we look forward to supporting them with their use of iSAMS. A hosted Admissions system is already in place to assist with all new enquiries and applications. The GPUTC, will provide a wold class education for engineers, builders, designers and architects of the future.
The Royal Ballet School
The world renowned Royal Ballet School will be launching iSAMS this summer. We are very happy to announce that following a series of product demonstrations, the School have made the decision to implement an extensive suite of iSAMS modules. iSAMS will be the core academic and administration system, in use at both school sites – Covent Garden and White Lodge.
Safa Community School
We are thrilled that Safa Community School is joining the growing community of iSAMS clients in Dubai, UAE. Established in 2014, it is a rapidly growing and successful school, providing modern state of the art facilities to create a vibrant, innovative and engaging and environment for students and teachers. A hosted version of iSAMS will be launched in August.
British School of Ljubljana
BISL became part of the Orbital Education group in January 2015 and are the latest of their schools to be migrated to iSAMS. We are looking forward to working with all staff at the school as iSAMS is implemented for a September launch. BISL are migrating away from SchoolBase.
Canggu Community School
CCS are one of the first schools to launch iSAMS following our partnership with ManageBac. A world class international school, based in Bali, they also become our first client in Indonesia. We would like to extend a warm welcome to everyone at the school.
HELP International School
We are thrilled that HIS are joining the growing list of schools in Malaysia using iSAMS. We were invited to meet with the school following a glowing reference from a member of staff who had used iSAMS at their previous school. Very quickly we agreed to replace Engage from DoubleFirst as the schools new MIS.
We were invited to visit the school in Cyprus, as part of a review of the schools use of WCBS. We presented an all-day demonstration, showcasing the benefits iSAMS could offer the school. We were overjoyed to be selected as their preferred partner and will launch iSAMS at the school this September.
KIS International School
Centrally located in Bangkok, KIS is an IB World School, supporting the education to a community of over 550 students and 47 nationalities. iSAMS will be deployed as the school administrative MIS, in partnership with ManageBac.
Ranches Primary School
Ranches is a new school opening September 2015. Located in the heart of one of the fastest growing areas in Dubai, they join the growing number of iSAMS clients in the Middle East.
City of London School
City of London School is replacing SIMS by Capita with iSAMS and will launch their new system over the summer. The new Headmistress was a previous user of iSAMS whilst at Kingston Grammar School and Rugby School. We are very excited to welcome City of London School to iSAMS and look forward to working with their team through the implementation phase.
One of Britain’s leading independent schools, Brighton College, was named UK Independent School of the Year 2013-14 at the Independent Schools Awards. It is a great privilege to have been selected as their new MIS partner to replace SIMS from Capita.
Worksop College has selected iSAMS to replace their previous MIS by Capita SIMS and will go live with the system this summer. The SMT was introduced to iSAMS and following a number of school visits agreed that iSAMS was a better fit for the College. We are thrilled to welcome Worksop College to iSAMS and look forward to working with all the staff in the new academic year.
Boundary Oak School
Boundary Oak School was looking for a new MIS system to replace SchoolBase. The school needed a system that was flexible and easy to use for staff as well as a system that would work on Mac’s. The school will be going live with iSAMS after October half term 2015. We look forward to working with Boundary Oak and their staff.
Newcastle School for Boys
After identifying a need for a new MIS system, the school decided to look at both SIMS and iSAMS. Following a presentation to the management team by both MIS providers, the decision was made to move to iSAMS. The school will go live with their new system in the New Year (2016).
Halcyon London International School
Halcyon London International School is a co-educational, International Baccalaureate school in central London. On approaching iSAMS, the school was looking for a new MIS system that could support the day-to-day running of a busy school, in addition to meeting their pupil management requirements. iSAMS was selected for two main reasons, firstly it offered the functionality the school required, and secondly, it provides a working link to ManageBac.
Old Vicarage School (Richmond)
Old Vicarage School required a new MIS system as they felt the current system was not meeting their expectations or needs. The school asked iSAMS, WCBS and Double First (the latter being the school’s current provider) to offer a demonstration of their respective systems to the management team and staff. We are delighted that the school selected iSAMS – staff felt it was the system that would be most suited to their needs and wants.
Rupert House School
Rupert House School will be installing iSAMS to replace WCBS 3Sys. Following an interesting conversation at the Bett show earlier this year, we were invited to present to the SMT and are thrilled they will be joining the growing number of preparatory schools using iSAMS.
Discovery Bay International School
Centred in the wonderful community of Discovery Bay on the beautiful island of Lantau, Hong Kong, you would struggle to find a school in a more tranquil location. We have enjoyed our visits to the school immensely and were delighted to be chosen to replace Advanced Learnings Facility. We look forward to launching iSAMS at the school this summer.
Following a successful meeting in Spring, iSAMS has been selected to replace Furlong’s SchoolBase system at Pangbourne College. A comprehensive suite of modules have been selected and we can’t wait to begin working with all staff involved in the project to launch iSAMS.
St Constantine’s International School (SCIS)
SCIS is a co-educational, day and boarding international school, serving 700 students from over 40 different countries. We are looking forward to our visit to Tanzania to train staff in time for their system launch in September.
Barvarian International School
The Bavarian International School is an international school based in Haimhausen, Bavaria, North of Munich. They will be one of the first schools to use iSAMS in conjunction with ManageBac. We will be assisting the school with the replacement of Advanced Learnings Facility.
Cognita Schools in Vietnam & Thailand
We are delighted to welcome our first schools in Vietnam and also another school in Thailand. Working towards a September 2015 launch, all three schools have been completing their training this summer and we have been working closely with the project teams to successfully migrate each school away from their current system. The schools include:
- American Academy of Vietnam (AAVN), Vietnam
- International School Saigon Pearl (ISSP), Vietnam
- St. Andrew’s School, Green Valley, Thailand
South Island School
South Island School is a co-educational international school in Hong Kong educating around 1400 students. The school is part of the English Schools Foundation, the largest provider of English-medium international education programmes in Hong Kong. iSAMS is being installed to compliment the functionality currently provided by the group’s in-house database.
Doha British School
iSAMS has been in contact with Doha British School for a number of years, having originally met with staff at a seminar hosted by Sherborne Qatar. We are delighted to now be getting the opportunity to work with them. iSAMS will be replacing DoubleFirst Engage from this September.
Ecole Riviera School Montreux
The Ecole Riviera School, Montreux in Switzerland has strong links with St George’s International, an existing iSAMS client. Following a glowing reference from St George’s about iSAMS, the school spent very little time making the decision to adopt iSAMS as their first MIS. We look forward to working with the staff at Riviera School over the summer.
Cambridge Tutors College
The college needed to look for a new MIS as their current system had been developed in-house by a member of staff who was leaving. The college selected iSAMS over other MIS providers as they felt the system offered the best solution to meet their needs including the flexibility required to cope with how the college operates internally.
Ryleys School decided that they needed to review their current MIS (WCBS) system as they found that most of their academic staff were not using the system. Ryleys wanted a system that staff could use easily and that could also be accessed from home. The shool looked at both iSAMS and SIMS. The SLT and Governors both decided to move to iSAMS. Ryleys will be using iSAMS alongside Sage accounts.
Feltonfleet School has selected iSAMS as their new MIS system, replacing DoubleFirst. Following a number of successful demonstrations at the school and a meeting at Bett, the school decided that iSAMS was the best product for the school. As part of their procurement process the school looked at WCBS and DoubleFirst. We are happy to add Feltonfleet to our growing number of prep schools.
London College of International Business Studies
The college was due to sign with a competitor’s MIS product, however after meeting at the Bett Show in January this year, the college decided to move to iSAMS.
London College of International Business Studies needed a system that was going to offer them a flexible way to organise and manage their timetable and lesson planning. The college will be going live in September and we very much look forward to working with them.
École Jeannine Manuel (London)
École Jeannine Manuel was setting up a new school in the UK after the success of their school in Paris. The school wanted a system that was browser-based and provided the scope to grow as the school grows. After a webex at the end of 2014 and then a meeting in March 2015, we are delighted that the school has selected iSAMS as their preferred MIS. The school will open in September 2015, they will be using Sage and iSAMS.
Leaden Hall School
Leaden Hall decided to review their MIS provider, a process that started in May 2014. The school had been using SchoolBase for a number of years and felt it was time they looked at other providers. The school had demonstrations from both iSAMS and WCBS; both the academic staff and SLT voted to move to iSAMS.
Leaden Hall was our 100th school to join iSAMS in 2015. This is the first time that we have reached 100 new schools in a single year – a very proud moment in the iSAMS story! And there are more new schools joining every week.
Northern School of Dance
The Northern School of Dance had looked at a number of systems before deciding to move to iSAMS. The school currently uses a homemade system consisting a small database and Excel documents. After a product demonstration the school decided iSAMS was the best fit for them. We are looking forward to working with the school from September 2015.
The Laurels School
The Laurels school has only been open since 2014 and is part of the PACT group. The school has reached a size where they recognise that using Excel documents for their data management is no longer an effective way to work. They needed a system that could grow and develop as the school does. After a meeting with the Head and Deputy Head, the school confirmed its wish to move to iSAMS for their MIS solution.
Thomas’s London Day Schools
We are pleased to announce that Thomas’s London Day Schools group has selected iSAMS as its chosen MIS partner to support the four schools within the group. Wanting to move away from the current structure where schools were using an in-house solution, the Group made the decision to use a single MIS solution across the four schools. The system will go live after Easter.
King’s Colleges USA
The King’s Colleges Group run English courses, University Preparation courses, Direct University Placement programmes and Summer Vacation courses for international pupils. The group has been working with iSAMS since 2012 and will now be extending their use of iSAMS to Colleges in the United States. We welcome King’s College Boston and King’s College Los Angeles and look forward to implementing iSAMS after Easter.
King’s Group (Madrid)
We are delighted to announce that the King’s Group has selected iSAMS as its chosen MIS partner to support all schools within the group (currently seven schools). SIMS by Capita was being used in two schools and the remaining five schools were using an in-house system. iSAMS was invited to present to the school Principals and Key Stakeholders who were reviewing the market. Following a product demonstration and discussion about our services and extensive experience of working with international schools and international groups of schools, we were excited to be selected as their preferred partner. We will be implementing iSAMS within each of the seven schools over the summer. We are delighted to welcome another group of schools to iSAMS:
- King’s College, Soto
- King’s College, La Moraleja
- King’s College, Charmartin
- King’s College, Alicante
- King’s College, Murcia
- St Michael’s College
- King’s College, Panama
The English College in Prague
Our international business has increased significantly again this year and The English College in Prague has joined the growing number of international schools to select iSAMS as their preferred MIS partner. We will be assisting the school with the transfer from DoubleFirst Engage in the coming months and look forward to launching their system soon. We are pleased to welcome a growing number of schools from Europe.
Bancroft’s was an early adopter of SchoolBase. However after a number of conversations at HMC conferences over the last couple of years, iSAMS was invited to an all-day demonstration with their SMT and Key Stakeholders. Those present at the meeting offered very positive feedback regarding our iSAMS system and a vote concluded that the school would move away from SchoolBase. The school is now implementing iSAMS and will go live during 2015.
The Mount School
The Mount School had been using SIMS by Capita for a number of years before deciding to replace it with iSAMS. We were invited to present our solution to a broad range of staff members and following our successful demonstrations we were delighted to be selected as their preferred supplier. The school is looking forward to a summer launch. We are pleased to add The Mount School to our existing list of GSA schools.
Academia Británica Cuscatleca
Academia Británica Cuscatleca had been using an in-house management system for several years. The school wanted to replace this system with a commercial product but didn’t want to lose the flexibility it gave them. We were able to demonstrate that iSAMS is both flexible and customisable whilst also being intuitive to use. The Principal met St Paul’s School in London to see how in-house functionality works alongside iSAMS. Following this visit, it was agreed that iSAMS was their system of choice. We are delighted to welcome our first school in North America and we look forward to working closely with Academia Británica Cuscatleca.
Nord Anglia Education
We are delighted to have continued the roll-out of iSAMS within six further Nord Anglia schools. Recent schools to have successfully introduced iSAMS include:
- The British International School of Charlotte
- British International School of Boston
- British School of Chicago
- British International School of Houston
- British School of Washington
- World Class Learning Academy, New York
Atlantic College spent considerable time reviewing their MIS requirements as they needed to find a system capable of replacing their comprehensive in-house system. After carrying out a review of a number of available MIS providers, we were delighted to learn that Atlantic College felt iSAMS was the only system that catered for their needs. We look forward to working with the staff during the migration.
Trent College has decided to replace 3Sys by WCBS with iSAMS as their new MIS in September this year. The Headmaster was a previous user of iSAMS whilst at Sherborne Girls. The Head invited iSAMS to Trent College to show his Senior Management Team and Key Stakeholders the difference between iSAMS and 3Sys. We are very happy to welcome Trent College to our growing list of HMC Schools.
La Garenne International School
La Garenne International School in Switzerland had approached an existing iSAMS school to learn about the system after hearing they had recently implemented iSAMS as part of a group wide migration. The staff were overwhelmed by the positive feedback they received from the school about iSAMS. Following the school visit and some online WebEx sessions with our team, La Garenne made the decision to replace their in-house system with iSAMS. The school will go live during the summer term. We are delight to welcome another international school in Switzerland.
Hereward House had been using SchoolBase by Furlong Solutions for a number of years, however teachers were becoming increasingly frustrated with the system. It was agreed that the school would review iSAMS alongside the current system and another MIS provider. We were delighted when the school confirmed that everyone voted in favour of iSAMS. We look forward to working with the staff at Hereward to start the migration.
Welbeck Defence College
Welbeck Defence College had been using an in-house system for a number of years, however the school was keen to move to a commercial product. They instigated a market review of MIS providers, with iSAMS being shortlisted for consideration. Following a comprehensive Request for Information and a demonstration of our product to the SMT, iSAMS was chosen as their new MIS partner. The data will be transferred from the in-house system with Welbeck going live with iSAMS after the summer.
Nord Anglia Education
We were delighted to announce last year that Nord Anglia Education has selected iSAMS as its chosen MIS partner to support all schools within the group (currently 31 schools). Wanting to move away from the current structure where schools were using a myriad of different systems, Nord Anglia made the decision to use a single MIS solution across the entire group. We are currently in the process of a phased roll-out of iSAMS to all schools and are delighted to confirm that the installation has now been completed within the following schools:
- Northbridge International School Cambodia
- Compass International School Doha (Madinat Khalifa)
- Compass International School Doha (Rayyan)
- Compass International School Doha (Gharaffa)
- Compass International School Al Khor
- The British International School Shanghai (Pudong)
- The British School of Beijing (Shunyi)
- The British School of Beijing (Sanlitun)
Having first visited Denstone College almost 3 years ago to present iSAMS, we are delighted to be getting the opportunity to assist the school in replacing CMIS Facility and become the schools new MIS partner. Denstone has selected a comprehensive suite of modules in order to replace all functionality provided by the previous MIS and add a number of new enhancements which will benefit staff, pupils and parents alike.
International School of Geneva
We are pleased to confirm that the International School of Geneva has chosen iSAMS as a replacement for CMSI Facility. We will be installing our MIS across the three school sites including La Grande Boissière, La Châtaigneraie and Campus des Nations. We look forward to working with the staff within each of the schools.
St. Bees School
iSAMS was invited to visit St Bees to perform an all-day demonstration to their key stakeholders. The school was getting increasingly frustrated with their current MIS and had been recommended to talk to iSAMS. Following the all-day demonstration we were very pleased that the decision was made to replace SchoolBase with iSAMS during the next term.
Following a number of meetings with the SMT, Exams Officer and IT Department, it was agreed that iSAMS would replace WCBS 3Sys as the schools chosen MIS. There is a detailed migration path and the school will go live with iSAMS during the summer of 2015.
Pardes House Grammar School
Further to our meeting with the Deputy Headteacher at the Bett Show in ExCel, it was decided that iSAMS would replace their current in-house system. The school was impressed with the extensive functionality and intuitive nature of the system. iSAMS will host the MIS service for Pardes House in the cloud.
Network International School, Burma
Network International School (NIS) was looking for their first MIS system as they wanted to consolidate the number of existing manual databases available in school, in order to provide a central point of reference for all staff. The school also wanted to help streamline communications with parents. We are delighted that NIS will be the first school in Myanmar, Burma and look forward to working with the school to implement and launch iSAMS in time for the next academic year. iSAMS will be made available to the school as a cloud hosted solution.
Dame Allan’s School
Dame Allan’s School will be one of the first new launches of 2015, going live with iSAMS in January. The school had been using CMIS Facility for a number of years now but are excited about the prospect of the enhanced functionality that iSAMS will offer the school.