BrightArrow + MBA Are Better Together

Did you know that BrightArrow provides the software service to use MBA’s report creator and fees? These two organizations deliver integrated solutions that enhance and complement each another, providing significant efficiencies for schools and districts heavily reliant on MBA reports.

Presently, you’re utilizing a limited feature set with MBA’s Email Only version of BrightArrow.

Explore below two upgrade options to enhance your capabilities and extend beyond
the confines of limited emailing.

Discover and unlock the potential with a BrightArrow upgrade!

There Is So Much More That BrightArrow Offers…

BrightArrow provides a robust and feature-rich solution for your mass notification and messaging needs. The broad scope of what you can accomplish goes beyond expectations by implementing unique benefits and features that are often not in many of the other mainstream choices.

Choose between the BrightArrrow Emailing or the Full BrightArrow Offering on the right granting you access to both options.

Features MBA Emailing Only Upgraded BrightArrow Emailing Full BrightArrow Offering
Embedded into PowerSchool YES YES YES
Simultaneous Email Messaging 300 Emails Entire School Entire School
Maximum Report File Size 5 MB 50 MB 50 MB
Insert Student Merge Fields in Email Subject and Body YES YES YES
Password on the Report Can Be Any Chosen Field or Algorithm Date of Birth
Password Only
Email Transmission Environment Single Server Multi Server Multi Server
Send Various Report Types from MBA, PowerSchool Object Reports, and PDF Reports MBA Only YES YES
Priority Email Sending YES YES
All Emails Sent Including Reports Visible in PowerSchool Parent Portal YES YES
Use District Email for Sender Authentication with SPF and DKIM YES YES
Translate Email Text Into Home Language YES YES
Distribute All Email Communications From a Single Source YES YES
24×7 Technical Support YES YES
Email Templates Featuring Custom Header and Footer YES YES
Complete School/Districtwide Communications Tool YES
Trigger Specified Alerts such as Attendance, Low Grades,
or Low Lunch Balances, Etc.
Translate and Send Voice Calls, Text Messages, and Emails
using Home Language
Attendance Hotline To Report Absences YES (Add’l Charge)
Two-Way Chat YES
SafeCast Emergency Alerts YES (Add’l Charge)

*Full BrightArrow Offering
Only Available in the US/Canada

K-12 communications is BrightArrow’s specialty!

Schools and districts can share a wealth of information with their communities using BrightArrow’s Communication System.

Its automated notification service is designed for emergency notifications, attendance calls, two-way messages, informational communications and a variety of other school-related alerts and messages.

Public school districts, charter schools, and private school systems alike prefer and love BrightArrow’s Communication Platform!

Contact us to discover what you can accomplish when you upgrade from BrightArrow’s MBA version to the full feature-rich version. Learn how BrightArrow compares to your current notification system today! 

BrightArrow Integrates With PowerSchool

BrightArrow provides the industry’s most feature-rich messaging system as a seamless integration into PowerSchool. This integration is broader than other notification solutions, allowing schools to use BrightArrow’s system to send voice, text and email messages, created and launched from within PowerSchool. Below are some benefits of using BrightArrow within your PowerSchool pages.


Seamless and Real-time Integration with PowerSchool
Unlimited Voice Calls, Emails, Text Messages, Social Media Posts, Website Posts and App Push Notifications
Unlimited Authorized Users
Unlimited Length Text messages (w/the use of a link – US Only)
Call Back Management System
Attendance and Low-Lunch Balance Notification
100 Languages for Text Translations and 20 Languages for Text to Speech Audio
iPhone/iPad and Android Apps for Creating and Sending Messages
Support for PowerSchool Contacts
Integration with PowerTeacher and PowerTeacher Pro Grade Book
Integration with PowerSchool Parent Portal
Email PowerSchool Reports (report cards, MBA reports)
Post Report Cards in the Parent Portal
Anti-bullying Hotline
Parent Portal for Individual Access to Opt-in/Opt-out, Editing of Contact Info, and Reviewing Prior Messages
No Training or Setup Fees, 24x7x365 Technical Support
Fully Compliant with FCC TCPA 1991
***BrightArrow is not affiliated with PowerSchool. Use of their name does not imply endorsement or sponsorship.

We find BrightArrow to be an easy-to-use solution for communications between our pastor and the congregation. The personal nature of a voice message was exactly what we were looking for and was warmly received by our church members. It is a user-friendly tool and the BrightArrow staff is friendly and knowledgeable.

Good Shepherd Church & School
Elgin, IL

“Our church uses BrightArrow’s service to send out urgent prayer requests. It’s an excellent way to reach a large amount of people in various formats of texts, phone and email. I highly recommend this company.

Dawn Cushard, Hickory Grove Church,
Tollesboro, KY