How Schoolcomms integrates with other MIS systems

Info

New Schoolcomms account required*

Functionality

SIMS

Arbor*

ScholarPack*

Other* (CSV)

Desktop version of Schoolcomms

Website version of Schoolcomms

Delay between making a change in MIS and running an import in Schoolcomms

None

1 hour

1 hour

N/A

(changes made to CSV file & imported)

Scheduling an import

(via Windows Task Scheduler)

Parent contact details

(added manually in Schoolcomms)

Pre-admissions

(added to CSV file)

Student self-contacts

(added manually in Schoolcomms)

Importing contacts ad-hoc who are outside import strategy

N/A

(contacts added manually in Schoolcomms)

Messaging

(desktop and web version)

(web version)

(web version)

(desktop and web version)

Logging messages to MIS communication log


Sending assessment manager/profile reports & curriculum/exam timetables

Attendance Contact/Response

Payments

Cashless retailer integration (including Cypad / Meal Manager)

Online Reporting

Schoolcomms Dinners

(separate dinner plan for FSM)

Clubs

Year/registration groups

Class/teaching groups

House groups

User-defined/custom MIS groups

Creating custom groups in Schoolcomms

MIS: Tier – All Tiers group

$ParentalSalutation$ wildcard

FSM eligibility