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Education software startup Compass raises $60 million

Melbourne-based schools management platform Compass Education has landed $60 million in its firmed major raise.

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After eight years of bootstrapping, Melbourne edtech Compass sets sights overseas with $60 million to spend

After bootstrapping, and shying away from the media spotlight, for eight years, Melbourne edtech startup Compass Education has bagged $60 million in funding, as it expands throughout Australia, and beyond.

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Compass launches WA operations, surpasses 1800 schools and 2 million users nationally

Flags accelerated international expansion efforts across the UK, Ireland and Canada.

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Advent Partners takes $60m stake in school software firm

Read Compass' coverage in the Australian Financial Review discussing our recent growth and private equity investment from Advent Partners.

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Compass delivering Principals simplicity and efficiency

Some great coverage for Compass in The Educator - read how we're simplifying the complex for schools across Australia and beyond.

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Introducing the new Compass website

Read about our new site and the exciting new direction Compass is heading.

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Compass Education helps school communities simplify complexity with an all-in-one school management platform and technology ecosystem. Compass empowers 1800+ schools in Australia, Ireland and Canada with the tools they need to reduce time-consuming repetitive tasks. From student information management and roll marking to parent communication and cashless school canteens, every aspect of a school’s operation can be connected in Compass. For more information visit or follow Compass on Facebook.

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    John and Lucas

    The co-founders together in Compass' Balwyn North office.

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      John de la Motte

      CEO and Co-founder.

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