Manage Payments for your Charter School

Smart for Charters knows that your staff can use help collecting family payments. Let Smart’s robust payment management platform and portals simplify your life. Smart gives your families a variety of ways to pay and make donations.


Your school will benefit by encouraging and accepting donations that can be made right on your website.

School activities

Send paper or email invoices easily when you need to communicate and collect payments for activities.

School events

Let parents and friends buy tickets online to school concerts, plays or sporting events with our payment Cashier.


Selling school uniforms, t-shirts or spirit items? List and take payments online with our Shopping Cart or Cashier.

How can they pay?

Smart understands that families are the core customer of your school. That's why we provide more payment plans and choices for your parents. Smart makes it easy for families to pay. When paying for school is friendly and easy, your school will sustain and grow.

Types of payments

  • Donations
  • Ticketed Events
  • Fundraising
  • Building Campaigns
  • Facility Improvements
  • Extended Care
  • After school programs
  • Enrichment Activities
  • Uniforms
  • Athletic Gear
  • Athletic Camps or Events
  • Registration or Security Deposits
  • Spirit Merchandise
  • Field Trips
  • Multi-day Class Trips
  • Lab, Art, or Class Fees
  • Textbooks and Lost Book Fees
  • Lunch Programs
  • Computer or Technology Fees
  • Graduation Announcements and Events
  • Yearbooks
  • Class Rings
  • Damages and Repairs
  • Voluntary Student Insurance
  • Summer Programs
  • Transportation Fees

Why Smart for Charters?

For over 25 YEARS and with 2,500 SCHOOLS, Smart earns stellar grades from parents and school administrators for convenient payment processing and excellent customer service.