May 2016  – Getting ready for summer!


In May, most of our schools will be wrapping up their final grading period. Here are some items that may need to be addressed:

  • Closing input for 4th mid-quarter reports
  • Opening up teacher input for 4th quarter report cards
  • Closing 4th quarter report cards when teachers have finished importing grades

Some schools also have a ‘Semester 2’ and/or a ‘Final’ column on their report cards.  If this has been set-up at your school, then you will need to open up input for those grading periods as well.

Summer Transition! Time to get ready for the end of the school year!

This week, we are turning on the steps for the Summer Transition process, which appear at the top of your Home screen. These steps are mandatory and need to be completed by the end of the summer. Without completing these steps, your system will not be functional for the next school year. HelpDesk is available to help guide you through these steps – just contact HelpDesk to set up a time when you are ready to get started.

FDusers, please go to our full newsletter for the complete list of what’s coming up this month.

With the addition of the Summer Transition steps, we thought we would include a Summer Timeline! The timeline is designed to help you stay on track and make sure your school is ready to go for next year!

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Administrators:  Your staff list grows a little bit longer every year. When you ‘really retire’ a staff account, you are helping shorten the page loading times and keeping your staff list clean and clear.

Parents: Summer is a welcomed change for most students but can sometimes be a time to forget things they have learned over the school year. Ask your teachers to add links to the Links page for summer reading lists, math worksheets or educational activities to keep your children engaged and learning over the summer!

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