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Student Administrative Services

For more information:



  • Jeffrey Luks, Managing Program Coordinator II, (518) 862-5381
  • Monica Statile, Managing Program Coordinator I (schooltool – Albany), (518) 862-5315
  • Lisa Grant, Managing Program Coordinator I (schooltool – North Country), (315) 386-4504 ext. 10141
  • Michael Riggi, Managing Program Coordinator I (eSchoolData and PowerSchool), (518) 862-5418


Cafeteria Management Systems - Nutrikids Support

NERIC NutriKids Coordinators provide school districts with implementation project management, technical assistance, training and support for their NutriKids Cafeteria Management and Point of Sale Systems. NutriKids is used in over 8,000 school districts in all 50 states across the country. LunchBytes, the parent company of NutriKids is based out of Rochester, NY. NutriKids is a Windows-based, point of sale, food service accountability program that allows districts to have local access to and control of their data for viewing and updating. The service provides for initial implementation, training and support, and annual maintenance.

NutriKids moves your students through the lunch line quickly and efficiently. The software is intuitive and automates the process without overcomplicating it. Touch-screen terminals simplify the cashier station so that your staff feels comfortable by the end of the first day. Cash sales, student charges, prepayments, negative charges and adult meals are all easily processed in seconds, giving your students time to enjoy the nutritious meals you prepare. Daily and monthly reporting and year-end processing have never been easier. A free and reduced lunch application processing module is available. Also available is an integrated online payment option, This allows parents and guardians to make online payments, see what their students purchased in the last 30 days, check student balances, and receive low balance emails.

Stephen Justa, Program Coordinator II (Albany), (518) 862-5313

Kevin Hubbard, Program Coordinator II (North Country), (518) 561-5427


Special Education Systems

  • ClearTrack 200 Management Systems: Assists districts with the electronic management of individual education plans for special education students. Clear Track is a web-based product that provides convenient and user-friendly access for teachers. Power users will also find the software to be both easy to use and powerful. All documents associated with the management of the IEP process for students are supported. This software enables districts to generate all mandated Special Education management reports (PD reports).
  • IEP Direct Management Systems/Centris Group Suite of Products: NERIC is currently providing a service for The Centris Group’s series of special education management related products — IEP Direct, RTIm Direct, Medicaid Direct and Centris Sync. This service involves hosting the application software and districts’ data at the NERIC offices and provides an environment for the integration of this data with NERIC Student Information System Support products and the Data Warehouse. The seamless integration of data that is made possible by this will improve productivity in districts and ensure greater reliability in the uniqueness of key data in otherwise disparate systems. The Centris Group is a proven leader in web-based administrative software that helps school districts manage special populations.


SPED Technical Support - (518) 862-5454, Option 4
  • Joseph Vetrone, Jr., Program Coordinator II (Albany)
  • Danielle Duprey, Program Coordinator II (North Country)


Student Information Systems

  • eSchoolData: The next generation of Student Management Systems, leveraging the latest technology to provide educators with real time, unprecedented capabilities. eSchoolData delivers an intelligent data framework that is completely web based. The system includes your basic components: registration, period by period attendance, reports, report cards, transcripts and scheduling. It goes far beyond to an AIS component, a Discipline Module in compliance with NYS VADIR requirements, Census, Gradebook, integrated Student Assessment Portfolio, elementary needs with report cards and scheduling, health information tracking and reporting, extracurricular program management, and easy integration with transportation, cafeteria, library, and other popular services and so much more.
  • PowerSchool: An innovative Web-based tool that provides timely data that's easy to find and analyze, making vital information accessible to all stakeholders-over the Internet and in a secure environment. PowerSchool Premier enables today’s educators to make timely decisions that impact student performance while creating a collaborative environment for parents, teachers and students to work together in preparing 21st century learners for the future.
  • schooltool: A 100% web-based student management system designed and built specifically for New York State school districts. schooltool enables districts to seamlessly integrate multiple roles into a single intuitive interface. This provides all levels of users exactly the functionality they need, when and how they need it.


SIS Technical Support: Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 4:00pm EST
  • eSchoolData - (518) 862-5454, Option 1
  • PowerSchool - (518) 862-5454, Option 5
  • schooltool - (518) 862-5454, Option 2