INCIDENT: SIMS Profile locked out for single Registration Group. [Resolved]

i[Resolved] – Remove the teacher from Supervisor for that class under Pastoral Structure, Save, and add them as the new Tutor Teacher and Save.Photo by WDnet (Pixabay) Wednesday 22-6-2016: I stumbled on to a puzzle half way through entering comments for a single...

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Assessment shift – “Programme of Study”

i***** IN PROGRESS *****  When the government decided to switch to assessment without levels, they gave each school autonomy to choose their own assessment scheme and method of recording. Apart from the disarray and lack of assistance with direction, I had...

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Monitoring extracurricular activities is now child’s play with the new SIMS Activities module | Capita SIMS

Staff can automate many tasks, such as quickly assigning students to each activity and electronically distributing consent forms. As the system is online, students are able to sign up to a club from any device with internet access and parents...

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SIMS HAM Assessment

Yes, you read that correctly, SIMS HAM, the HAM being short for “Hampshire”, not some dodgy sounding sandwich from Capita. I finally got My hands on the Hampshire SIMS Assessment resources to allow me to import into SIMS. The information...

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QUOTE: iPads for Teacher App

I’ve had the go-ahead to investigate and buy Capita’s Teacher App for My staff; This will allow them to more easily take Registers, apply Achievement and Behaviour points, as well as fill in assessment. A great tool for out of...

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solus 3.10

SOLUS 3.10 update I have an update to the SOLUS 3.10.0.3 release 01/09/2015 What’s the issue? I have identified an issue effecting a sub set of customers that have updated to SOLUS3.10.0.3. In some environments the SOLUS3 agent is not...

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Assessing the new breed of SIMS Assessment Manager | Scarfed View | Look Again…

By now, it can’t have escaped your notice that big changes are afoot in the ways schools measure and report progress. The “old” levels system is “out”. For many years, it underpinned the way in which teachers recorded and measured...

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SIMS Upgraded to 7.164

Posts in this seriesSIMS Upgraded to 7.164After a troublesome Friday trying to upgrade to 7.164, I have successfully upgraded all My modules. Most of Friday was spent resolving “Tolerance not met for database”. After many attempts, and finally ignoring Solus...

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SOLUS3 Deployment Service – It appears I have a bit of a problem.

SOLUS3 Deployment Service – It appears I have a bit of a problem. Cannot insert the value NULL into column ‘target_parameter_id’, table ‘solus3_deployment_server.solus3.target_parameter’; column does not allow nulls. INSERT fails. The statement has been terminated. All I want to do...

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