11 Dec 2018
This FAQ lists the latest information regarding the School Census. It contains information on the latest filesets, patches and errors. The latest census documenation can be viewed at the bottom of this…
Census Date:  Thursday 17th January 2019 Back to the School Census Bulletin Return Dates and Contacts Dfe Awaiting Confirmation https://www.gov.uk/school-census LA Specific Advice Cambridgeshire Awaiting Confirmation Cornwall Return Date: 17th January 2019…
6 Dec 2018
Scomis Hosted Application 2016 Service uses Microsoft Remote Desktop Printing. This means that any printers which are used with Scomis Hosted Application Service are required to be Microsoft Certified. If they are…
If presented with a list of staff and it is not possible to chose any of the items on the left:- Try clicking on the Skip button at the bottom right -…
30 Nov 2018
This report will run for any students but the effective date must be one when they were on roll at the school. Reports>Attendance (or Lesson Monitor)>Whole Group Pupil (student) Reports>Pupil's (student's)School Career…
KS4 Analysis Resources The published figure for a school's Progress 8 includes a possible adjustment for students 'with extremely negative progress scores' .  This is a slightly different calculation to that used…
The report below can be run to show a list of all pupils and what Parental Consent they currently have. It also shows whether they have Emergency Consent ticked within their records.…
26 Nov 2018
Please find report definition for current staff contracts below. Current Staff Contracts To import this report, download the file and unzip it once it has saved. Go into SIMS and go to…
22 Nov 2018
Current use of Sims ID Lite:- SIMS Primary (next generation SIMS) SIMS Finance (next generation Finance) SIMS Parent Lite & SIMS Parent SIMS Activities (part of SIMS Parent Full) SIMS Agora (online…
Sims ID - Onboarding If schools have already registered for Parent Lite/ Parent App (full version)/Options on-line then schools will not need to register again.  However, Scomis will need the Secret Code…
23 Oct 2018
This example is for enabling scheduled reports. Go to Focus>System Manager>Manage Groups - Click on New Section 1 - enter a Code and Description eg RepSched and Report Scheduler Section 2 - click…
From version v6.10 of the Scomis Hosted connector, it is possible for an administrator to set a registry key that will force the Scomis Hosted Applications connector not to use Pre-Authentication web…
22 Oct 2018
If a pupil is showing in the take register screen but is not in the pupil search and is not on roll at school, they may be sat in the admissions area…
18 Oct 2018
From version v6.10 of the Scomis Hosted connector, it is possible for an administrator to set a registry key that will force the Scomis Hosted Applications connector to always use a gateway…
16 Oct 2018
The Scomis Hosted Applications version 6.08 is a major change in the technology that Scomis use for connecting schools to the Scomis Hosted Applications platform.  This page contains  information about Upgrade Troubleshooting.…
12 Oct 2018
Documentation: Release notes containing detailed information on what is included in the upgrade can be downloaded here: SIMS 2018 Combined Release Note FMS Autumn 2018 Release Note  Headlines: GDPR Routines/Pupil/Bulk Deletion - AD Provisioning, Communication and…
11 Oct 2018
Groupcall assign the permissions for a school staff member to have Administration rights. They can then log in to manage.groupcall.com with their Scomis Desktop username and password and manage user accounts and…
27 Sep 2018
To setup attendance letters to send to parents for certain attendance categories, you can do the following.   Go to Tools - Setups -Attendance Setup - Letter Definition Click 'New' and enter…
26 Sep 2018
Scomis are currently undertaking a major technology refresh across the Hosted Applications platform. Following a successful pilot with a range of schools across our spectrum of customers, we are now undertaking the…