18 May 2017
*2017 Admission Transfer Files have only been made available for Schools without a maintained nursery unit. Firstly the ATF needs to downloaded from RM Securnet - AdmTransFiles Community onto your System. Please then follow this quick reference…
4 May 2017
Current Single Registration: The pupil/student is registered at this school. If a pupil/student is registered at this school they cannot be Main or Subsidiary at another. Main - Dual Registration: The pupil/student…
3 May 2017
When it comes to the differences in the count, Personnel actually mainly considers staff Employment Date, which is different to the Contract Dates.  For a teacher to show in the Personnel browse…
You will need to be a member of School Administrator Group within System Manager to complete this process. Tools > Setups > Behaviour Management > Achievement / Behaviour Type. Select New. Complete Code, Description &…
28 Apr 2017
Capita will no longer be providing a Performance Measures file, instead schools will need to manage this process themselves.   We would strongly advise any school who uses Exams Organiser to start the preparation as soon…
10 Apr 2017
The timetabling of the exam is done by the boards so should be included in the basedata. To find what the board has entered drill down in Focus>Basedata to the lowest level on the…
Census Date:  Thursday 18th May 2017 Back to the School Census Bulletin Return Dates and Contacts Dfe Return by 15 June through COLLECT Webiste : http://www.education.gov.uk/b00229930/school-census LA Specific Advice Cornwall Return by 18 May through…
27 Mar 2017
To connect to PS Financials on the Hosted platform while using an Apple device, you will need to follow the FAQ: http://faq.scomis.org/kb11320/ Where it has 'PC Name' under step 6 of the FAQ, you…
8 Mar 2017
When entering data in entries marksheets, the following options are available: Y - Yes, the candidate is entered for the examination. C - The candidate is treated as a Centre-funded entry. P -…
Where a qualification is certificated privately, this continues to count in the performance measures for the school at which the pupil/student studies, as of census date. Schools must engage pupil/students and their…
28 Feb 2017
When going into the route Focus / Assessment / Programmes of Study Tracker a teacher does not have any classes visible in the Group Chooser.  The teacher has classes on their timetable…
16 Jan 2017
If a parent has passed away, you will need to remove them from SIMS to make sure that no reports or letters are sent to them. As this is a sensitive issue…
Within HCSS budgeting, you may be asked to produce teacher salary statements. To do this, log into the HCSS web portal here: https://www.hcss-web.co.uk/login and load your budget/scenario. After doing this, go to:…
2 Dec 2016
Address Validation – what does it do? It is a service you can switch on in SIMS .net which will make the Validate button to the right of every address in SIMS .net live.…
15 Nov 2016
It is possible to send InTouch messages to contacts of students who have now left. There are currently two workarounds for this: Create a User Defined Group for the Contacts Go to…