Entries by Jill Purdy

Giving Back is Important to Jackrabbit

We’re not a large company. Including our out-of-towners, we total only 50. However, we try to make an impact that is greater than our numbers. Locally, we’ve chosen to support the Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina with our hands and backs. Several times a year, a team of us works for at least a […]

Add Pay Rate Modal Window Improved

We’ve made a few updates to the modal window that appears for you to create an additional pay rate. Besides having a neater, more standardized appearance, the window also makes some of the fields required fields so that necessary information is never overlooked when creating the additional pay rate. These improvements will help to keep […]

Keep Students Focused Amidst Holiday Distractions

December is almost here. Amidst the distractions of decorating, gift shopping and giving, parties – and maybe even helping mom bake goodies – there is still time for skills and techniques to be perfected. But the distractions are so appealing! Glitter, snowflakes, bows and ribbons or gifts and powdered sugar on cookies! Who can resist? […]

Enter Absences Feature is Smarter!

To help you when you’re entering absences in your Jackrabbit database (not the Staff Portal), we moved the Absence Date out of each row in the student grid and placed it above the grid. We also made the system smarter to provide warnings when an absence date may be wrong. For example, a warning is […]

Staff Portal Settings Auto-Marks Skills

This is very exciting! The Staff Portal now automatically marks skills as attained when all subskills are attained. The only thing you need to do to take advantage of this is to make sure your new setting (Update Skill/Level date attained when all Subskills are attained) is set to “yes.” The default for this setting […]

We Are Thankful

We have so much to be thankful for. We live in relative safety and enjoy a great quality of life – especially when you consider what some areas of the world endure. We live in a country offering freedoms that are not supported in many areas of our world. We travel and speak freely and […]

Skill Tracking Has Changed Our Gym!

Yes, Gymnastics Academy of Atlanta’s Jon Aardema says that Skill Tracking in Jackrabbit has changed his gym! And then Jon added, “We’ve been excited to see the transformation that using Jackrabbit’s Skill Tracking has inspired at our gym.” Gymnastics Academy of Atlanta beta tested Skill Tracking when it was initially available and its coaches and […]

My Schedule Tab in the Staff Portal Has New Tabs

The Staff Portal’s My Schedule tab now has new tabs for Classes and Events. This means that your staff can see Events they’ve not previously been able to see. Both Classes and Events tabs also have a new filter to help your staff find what they’re looking for. The Classes tab has a new sessions […]