Learning
Platform
Private K-12
Jupiter is an all-in-one solution for private K-12, scalable from a one-room schoolhouse to multiple campuses with 100,000’s of students, or for individual teachers.

The gradebook teachers love!
Jupiter works the way you do, not the other way around.
Easy for students
Do homework, tests, and essays without needing to switch apps
Ideal for remote learning

Learning
Grading
Files
Online
Tests
Interactive
Lessons
Standards
Based Grading
Students turn in files online, and you grade them online — no downloading.

Import files from Google and Dropbox.

Draw and type comments on PDFs and images, so students can do worksheets online or turn in photos of their work — no apps required!

Even apply a digital Sticker!

Shortcuts to insert comments in just two clicks, so grading essays is much faster.  Try it!

Portfolios for students to showcase their best work, from multiple classes across multiple years.

Create your own tests, quizzes, and district benchmark assessments for students to take online.

Lockdown Browser to prevent browsing the web or using other apps during tests.

Webcam Monitoring to watch students taking tests at home.

Import tests from text documents.

9 Question Types

•  Multiple Choice
•  Multiple Answer
•  True-False
•  Matching
•  Sorting/Sequencing
•  Fill in the Blanks
•  Short Write-In
•  Long Write-In
•  Drawing/Graphing

Automatic Grading even for write-ins!

•  Multiple answer keys and partial credit allowed.
•  Accept misspellings and ignore punctuation.
•  Accept equivalent math expressions, e.g. it knows “xn-3” and “-3+n(x)” are the same.

Random Order of questions and answers.

Random Questions pulled from question banks.

Objectives aligned to each question for Standards-based grading.

Time Limits with exceptions for individuals with special needs.

Print tests as needed.

Item Analysis to see where students need more help, and to throw out unclear questions.

Re-Key tests to make corrections, even while students are still working!

Create your own interactive tutorials, exercises, and workbooks.

Instant Feedback after each question.

Drill missed questions automatically, like flash cards.

Multi-Media including images, audio, and video.

Automatic Speech to help non-native readers, special needs students, and aural learners.

Foreign Languages spoken, 35 supported!

Listening Comprehension questions, where text is spoken but not shown.

Grade students on multiple learning objectives, or traditional average, or both.

Common-Core standards preloaded, or customize your own.

4, 4-, 3+, 3... or A-F or any custom rubric scale.

Reports Cards standards graded automatically — see sample

Curriculum Map to ensure all objectives are covered, and monitor each student’s progress and overall class average.

Summative grade to report mastery achieved, or average across whole term.

Test Questions Aligned to specific objectives for automatic standards grading.

Rubric Charts for assignment requirements, like essay content, style, and conventions. Or enter subtotal points for each requirement. Weight each requirement toward total score.

Math &
Chemistry
Text To
Speech
Peer
Reviews
Intuitive equation editor built-in for math like
x =  −b ± b2 − 4ac 
2a

Create math test questions that automatically accept equivalent math expressions,
e.g. where “xn - 3” and “-3 + n(x)” are both correct.

Graphing questions where students draw graphs directly in quizzes on X,Y coordinates or a number line.

Shortcuts to type chemical equations without having to format sup/subscript, like

2H+ + CO32- → H2O + CO2
Students can hear tests and lessons read aloud automatically with lifelike speech synthesis.   Hear Example

Help Special Needs students, Aural Learners, and Language Learners.

35 Languages supported, plus regional dialects, e.g. Mexican Spanish vs. Spain.

Students may hear it spoken Slowly.

Make Listening Comprehension tests and exercises, where the text is spoken but not shown.

Let peers review each others’ essays and insert comments.

Exchange Random peer reviews, optionally Anonymous.

Students may also invite feedback from anyone, or even non-students like parents and tutors.

Create a Forum for students to post their ideas, images, or videos for peers to comment on.
Set rules for automatic grading of participation.

Communication
Email, Text
& Alerts
Translation
Surveys
Discussion
Forums
Send email and text messages directly from Jupiter.

Set automatic Alerts for low grades, missing assignments, absences, and behavior.

Messages Translated automatically to each parent’s and student’s preferred language.

Send Announcements by grade level, course, section, team, or special groups.

Send Staff messages by department.

Send Emergency Texts for school closures, etc.

Students, parents, and staff customize their email and text Preferences.

Everything is translated automatically to any language for non-English parents and students, including report cards, assignments, comments, email, and text alerts.
Send surveys to students, parents, or staff.

Use Multiple Choice questions or Ratings scales. Useful for Elections too!

Tabulate & Graph results automatically.

Optionally let recipients see results so far after they answer.

Online Discussions, Q&A, Critiques, and Blogs

Threaded or chronological

Post Images, Videos, and Audio

Student Participation stats with automatic grading formulas

Report and censor inappropriate posts.

For Parents and Staff too

Calendars
Student & Parent calendars:

•  Homework & tests
•  Class reminders
•  School reminders
•  Bell schedules
•  Team games & practices
•  Club activities
•  Cafeteria menus

Staff calendars for meetings, professional development, fire drills, etc.

Embed the public calendar in your school website—with custom look and feel—so no more double entry!

Classroom Management
Remote
Learning
Apps &
Integration
Special
Ed
Homework
Organizer
Attendance recorded automatically from student login activity

Video Meeting links integrated

Turn In files/photos online

Write Feedback directly on files/photos

Discussion Forums

Online Tests

Interactive Lessons

Lockdown Browser and webcam monitoring of students taking tests at home

Google Drive & Dropbox

Google Classroom

LTI integration with hundreds of learning apps!

Clever sync rosters with any SIS and hundreds of educational apps — Learn More

Single Sign On access to all apps — Learn More

Automated SFTP imports & exports in custom data formats

Resource teachers and aides can View Grades and assignments of all their students in all classes — no progress reports required.

Assign Individual assignments.

Waive or extend Time Limits on tests.

Override Grades or raise a student’s grade by a given percent.

All teachers can view Special Needs of all their students.

Generate reports for all students with IEP’s, 504 Plans, etc.

Students and parents see homework and grades for all their classes on One Screen.

Like a Personal Assistant, it shows what homework is due tomorrow, plus larger projects due soon, plus upcoming tests.

It reminds them if they are Missing any assignments.

They can check off homework from their To Do list as they complete assignments.

It highlights new Grades & Comments from their teachers.

Gradebook
Lesson
Plans
Seating
Charts
Teacher
Collaboration
The gradebook teachers love!

Grades

•  

Any Grade Scale, with or without percents, like A/B/C/D/F, E/S/N, 4/3/2/1, etc.

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Cumulative Grades across multiple grading periods, with optional weights like Qtr1 40%, Qtr2 40%, and Final Exam 20%.

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Override grades with any percent or mark, like INC or W, or Raise/Lower their grade by a fixed percent.


Scores & Assignments

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Customize Special Marks for excused, missing, etc.

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Set a Minimum Score like 50% so it’s possible to recover from missing assignments or a bombed test.

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Drop Low Scores from a category, like the 3 lowest homework scores or 1 lowest quiz.

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Curve Scores on any assignment.

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Assign Independent Study or Differentiated assignments.

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Transfer Grades automatically when students transfer to a different section.


Grade Entry

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Enter scores as Points, Percents, Letter Grades, or Rubrics.

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Combine Sections on one screen.

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What If grades, to show a student what their grade would be if they turned in missing work or redid a test.

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Anonymous Grading so student names are hidden while you grade essays and written answers.

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Grade One Question at a time for all students, for speed and consistency.

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Enter Adjustments for extra credit and penalties, like “25+2” or “40-5%”.


Grade Reporting

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Your dashboard shows who has climbing or Falling Grades so you can intervene.

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Graph Grades distribution on any assignment or course total, plus Mean/Median.

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Graph Impact of each assignment on the student’s grade, so they see the consequence of a bombed test or missing work.

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Create Categories for Homework, Tests, etc., optionally weighted.

Create your Collection of lesson plans.

Schedule them on your Calendar.

Share your lesson plans with colleagues.

Drag-n-Drop seats (not limited to strict rows & columns).

Show student Photos.

Randomly Shuffle students to new seats.

Combine different sections that meet in the same period.

Each class section may have Multiple Teachers .

All teachers may View Grades and assignments of their students in all their classes — especially useful for resource teachers. (Admins may restrict this.)

Teaching Assistants may be given limited access to take roll and/or enter scores without seeing grades.

Substitute Teachers get a simple login to view lesson plans and seating charts, take roll, and leave comments for the teacher(s). Teachers may submit their lesson plans from home, and secretaries can print sub packets for all absent teachers at once.

Staff may Share Files, tests, assignments, rubrics, interactive lessons, and lesson plans with each other and organize a Curriculum Library.

Discussion Forums may be for staff, departments, and committees.

Everybody Wins!
Teachers
Teachers love how much time it saves them grading, and all the powerful options and built-in features.
Admins
Real-time access to student grades, tests, and homework. Less training required. Maximize teacher buy in!
IT Techs
Intuitive UI means fewer support questions. Private, secure, reliable network, so less troubleshooting.
Students
& Parents
Easier to stay on top of homework and grades. Fewer apps needed to turn in work online.
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Customer Profiles:
No D’s or F’s for the first time in 12 years! Positive results directly related to Jupiter.
Allison Castner
Faith Baptist Schools, CA
This has revolutionized how I teach my high school statistics course.
Robert Ahdoot
New Community Jewish High School, CA
When our staff who are not especially tech-literate remark on how wonderfully responsive Jupiter has been, and even sometimes how it has resulted in feature enhancements, well, that says it all.
Russ Lipton
The Oaks Classical Christian Academy, WA