13 Mar 2019
This issue has proved extremely difficult for Scomis or Capita to replicate Therefore, If you are experiencing this issue, Please remove the seating plan and re-create it. This should resolve your issue.…
12 Mar 2019
It is possible to add a pupil to your favourites so they appear on the Home Screen. To do this, open up the pupil record and click the green "Favourites" cross in…
This facility enables you to write off all or part of an outstanding balance for a selected pupil or staff member. 1. Select Focus | Dinner Money | Pupil (or Staff) Additional…
11 Mar 2019
The admission number will no longer exist so it is important to keep a note of it with the school's official roll book. The path required is Routines>Pupil>Delete Pupil Search for the pupil…
All children with SEN should be reviewed on a regular basis to foster good working relationships with pupils and their parents. This should take place termly for all pupils, although pupils who…
SIMS Interventions enables schools to enrol pupil/students, who are not achieving or behaving as expected, on a course of intervention measures. It is possible to allocate additional resources, monitor the use of…
You can only change your own password if your site has been configured to allow this. To reset your password click on the “Hello your name” (top right of screen) and choose…
What to do if you forget your password:   If you forget your password, you can click on the ‘Forgotten password’ link from https://id.sims.co.uk(https://id.sims.co.uk/). If you forget your username, please contact your…
7 Mar 2019
The Pupil (or Student) Teacher View provides a summary of the following pupil/student information in read-only format using widgets, which functionin a similar way to those found on the SIMS Home Page:…
To configure the assessment wizard on your homepage you can do the following:  Go to configure in the top right hand corner of the homepage Amend the number of panels to make…
What is a Raw Score? The raw score is the total number of marks a pupil scores in a test, based on the number of questions they answered correctly. What is a…
6 Mar 2019
Top 10 Reasons for giving teachers access to SIMS in the classroom https://faq.scomis.org/kb5259/ All teachers will need to be set up with a SIMS login in System Manager and given the permission of…
5 Mar 2019
Homepage Groups enable schools to set a standard Homepage Configuration for staff groups. Only those with a role of Employee in SIMS can be added to a home page group. Go to…
4 Mar 2019
SIMS Documentation is a site created by Capita for information and instructional documents on SIMS. The documentation site can be accessed via the SIMS Homepage through the following button . Once in SIMS…
Discover is a free tool created by Capita, for more information on the benefits of using Discover please visit https://faq.scomis.org/kb13363/. If you are Hosted and would like to start using Discover please contact…
Missing Register Notifications can be set up as one of the Homepage widgets. On the Homepage go to Configure, this will open the Configure Homepage screen. On this screen you can increase…
1 Mar 2019
Within Discover it is possible to view the Pupil/Student SEN information in a graphical format. To access the SEN graphs you will need to click on the SEN option at the top…
Within Discover it is possible to view the Pupil/Student percentage attendance in a graphical format. To access the Percentage Attendance graph you will need to click on the Attendance option and drag…
Within Discover it is possible to create something called a Dynamic Group. A Dynamic Group will look at a specific piece of information and will update the group with real time information.…
28 Feb 2019
What is the SIMS School Report and how can you access it? The School Report provides an instant overview of your school based on the latest data held in SIMS, giving school…
Scomis provides termly Newsletters informing you of up coming events and training and of the latest changes in SIMS and new services we provide.   You can subscribe to the Newsletter from…
27 Feb 2019
Our release dates: NB We will not be upgrading the hosted platform or releasing the upgrade via Solus on 5th April as planned.  This is because Capita are investigating a potential CTF issue…
On February 28th there will be an update to SIMS Services Manager and Teacher App. There have been several technical changes made to the SSM package, Teacher App and the Teacher App Administrator…