Center for Performance

Student Information System (SIS)


The passage of the "No Child Left Behind Act of 2001" increased accountability and reporting requirements regarding student academic achievement. In order to better respond to these and other federal and state reporting requirements, ISBE and the IBM Corporation are in the process of developing and implementing a state-level student information system. Through the project students will be assigned a unique identification number. All data to and from the state will use that unique identifier. The use of individual student records will:

2015 ISBE Student Information System Training

The Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) will be conducting summer training sessions designed for NEW SIS users.  Attendees will only need to attend one training session. 

The training session will include an overview of SIS and how it is integrated with other systems at the Illinois State board of Education. Areas of focus will include timely submissions, data quality, and the use of the SIS dashboard and reports.

Optional Requirement

Training Registration

Seating is limited for each session at each location, so please register as soon as possible.  Registration for remaining training sessions ends July 15, 2015.

The online registration form and the logistical information for each session, including directions, are available through the link below.  A morning session will be offered until its full (50 Participants), then a Afternoon session will be offered.  If all sessions in your area are full, or if you are unable to attend your preferred session due to scheduling constraints, or if you have questions, please call the ISBE Help Desk at (217) 558-3600 Option 2 or send an email to

Please note that there are limits on the number of participants for each session at each location. Sessions that fill up will not be displayed again. Please register for a session at least 1 week before it is to be held. To register click the "Register Now" button.

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All trainings are held from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (unless otherwise specified)

July 28, 2015  - Roxarena, #2 Park Drive, Roxana, IL 62084 updated
July 29, 2015 - John A. Logan College, Conference Center, Carterville, IL 62918
July 30, 2015 - Knights of Columbus Hall , Effingham, IL 62401
August 4, 2015 - Parkland College, Tony Noel Ag Building, Room W 115, Champaign, IL 61821 updated
August 5, 2015 - Illinois Principals Association, Springfield, IL 62703
August 6, 2015 - Carl Sandburg College - Building C, Room C102 , Galesburg, IL 61401
August 11, 2015 - Metea Valley High School, Aurora, IL 60502
August 12, 2015 - Educational Service Center, Elgin, IL 60120
August 13, 2015 - Rock Valley College Stenstrom Center for Career Education (SCCE), Rockford, IL 

Recent Trainings and Webinars

If you need assistance please contact the Help Desk at or 217.558.3600