Adoption of Harris School Solutions' AptaFund Continues to Grow Across Multiple States
April 10, 2013

Niagara Falls, NY – April 10, 2013--Harris School Solutions is pleased to announce that over twenty new schooldistricts have adopted AptaFund in the past six months.AptaFund is a comprehensive fund accountingsolution for small-to medium-sized school districts.

Two of Harris’ newest clients in Kansas include Goddard USD265 and Haysville USD 261.

Haysville USD 261 desired a web-based Fund Accountingsolution along with a single source database.Finance Director Clint Schutte stated “the upgrade to AptaFund iscreating changes in our procedures.These changes are generating greater efficiencies and reducing dataerrors."

Doug Maxwell, Finance Director at Goddard USD 265, stated “giventhe cuts to our IT department, the fact that Harris could host our data wasreally appealing to me.”He also added,“other factors included Harris support, ease of conversion from an existingHarris product and a competitive price.”

“We really like that the data is live, and updates made byany department are immediately seen by the other department.Also, all building staff initiatingrequisitions see their budget available and know it’s the most current number.”stated Maxwell.

Some of the additional AptaFund signups over the past sixmonths include: two in California; four schools districts in Colorado; one in Iowa;five in Kansas; one Michigan school district; five Nebraska school districts;two New Mexico school districts and one in Texas.

“Hosting AptaFund for our school districts, meets a growingneed to improve operation efficiencies,” stated Deana Kovalcik, Vice Presidentof Sales and Marketing.“Our new DataCenter and Technical Services deliver a comprehensive turnkey solution to meetthat need.”

Currently, AptaFund offers over 120 customizable reports anda highly secure internet data center, with transaction tracing capabilitiesthrough AptaTrace. It is GAAP, GASB 34, and USFR compliant, and providesmulti-level security safeguards for financial information. The AptaFund suiteincludes several fully-integrated modules, including state reporting, humanresources, Employee Services Portal (ESP), capital assets (non-profitcompliant), and many more.

In addition to the AptaFund financial management solutions, HarrisSchool Solutions offers a full line of software options for studentinformation, school nutrition, school business, library management, employeetime and attendance, mass notification, adult-vocational education, databackup/recovery and transportation management. View the Harris product line

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