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The following are known issues appearing in the Autumn Census 2018, along with advice on what to do if you get these errors or queries on your census return.
Query 2502Q - Zero attendance sessions possible recorded for pupil on roll.
IMPORTANT - Autumn Census 2018 - Fileset 1004
Filesets for Census can now be updated automatically through SOLUS so Fileset 1004 should already be installed in your SIMS system. The Fileset ID is shown at the top of the School Census screen in SIMS. It is important to validate your Census return using the latest available fileset. If you do NOT have Fileset 1004 installed you can download and import it into SIMS using the instructions below:
Using a Windows 7 laptop? Please Read
Over the summer Schools ICT was alerted to a serious incident which led to a “Notification of a personal data breach ” reported to the Information Commissioner’s Office.
A laptop was stolen from a teacher’s home during a break-in.
The introduction of GDPR has highlighted the need to ensure any personal data you hold is secure.
There are a number of ways you can keep the data you hold secure but accessible from outside the school including Office 365, Windows 10 with BitLocker, and encrypted memory sticks.
It's official - Schools ICT is an accreditied support team for ScholarPack.
Congratulations to the MIS Team who have been awarded ScholarPack certification to be recognised as an accredited ScholarPack Support Team.
This award confirms our expertise in delivering 1st line support for ScholarPack MIS and demonstrates the MIS Team's “apposite product knowledge and support capabilities”