Author Archives: Christine Lafferty

Issue with Home Access Center

Due to an update, the division is experiencing an issue in Home Access Center (HAC). This issue has been reported to eSchool and we hope to have it resolved soon. Currently when viewing the Classwork Tab in HAC, users no … Continue reading

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Issue with Home Access Center

Due to Monday’s eSchool update, we are experiencing an issue in Home Access Center (HAC). This issue has been reported to eSchool. Currently when viewing the Classwork Tab in HAC, users no longer see the Marking Period average in the … Continue reading

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TAC Update Needed

Sungard will fix an issue tonight from 5:00 to 6:00 that resulted from yesterday’s eSchool update. Teachers should stay out of TAC during this time to avoid any loss of data.

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Update Impacting Home Access Center (HAC)

The Division is receiving an update to the Student Information System starting Monday, December 15, 2014 at 3:30 PM. This update will prevent users from accessing Home Access Center (HAC). The update will be complete early morning, Tuesday, December 16, … Continue reading

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Progress Report Reminder

Progress Report directions now include steps for new students that do not receive a grade when loading. Additionally, directions for kindergarten teachers have been added. IPR Kindergarten IPR Grades 1-12 As always, please contact the HelpDesk when encountering problems.

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Report Card Processes

Please read and follow directions carefully. If clarification is needed, please contact the HelpDesk at 654911. Elementary School – Grades 1-5 Elementary School Grade K Elementary School Resource Classes Middle School High School High School HPE10 Four optional one hour TAC Support Sessions … Continue reading

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EdTechFest was a Success!

What an exciting day we had at KFMS on Saturday! If you attended, share something you learned with a colleague. Information from the sessions can be found on the EdTech Resources page.

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Issue Affecting Laptops and MPC Carts

We are experiencing an issue that is impacting all SPS laptops and MPC carts that are connecting to the SPS network through a wireless connection. Technicians will be deployed to the buildings to correct the issue. Due to the large … Continue reading

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Google Training

Don’t miss the Google Apps training – register today! The event features Google training, instructional uses for Google resources, lunch, snacks and DOOR PRIZES!   EdTechFest Registration and Information

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Open Call for “Wannabe” Technology Superstars

Fall PDA Registration Now Open! Don’t get knocked out or left behind! Join the technology coaches this fall for live performances including Google Apps, Blogging, Tech Tools, and more! Check out the fall line-up and register today! Online Courses Face-to-Face Courses  

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Get in the Google Game

Join us for a day of amazing Google learning and gaming on Saturday, October 25, 2014 at King’s Fork Middle School. Register today! Training and presentations will be conducted by Amplified IT (AKA – Google rock stars).

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Commit to be fit!

Check out the new SPS Wellness site!  

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Odyssey Offline

Odyssey will be updated on October 8 and 9. The program will not be accessible during this time.

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Teacher Directions for Interim Progress Report Process

Interim Progress Report Directions

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Transferring Grades for Students that Transfer Courses in TAC

Transferring scores for students with scheduling changes is working properly in TAC now. Those teachers that have experienced a student transferring will now see they have the ability to add scores where previously they could not. Additionally, teachers with transferred … Continue reading

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EdTechFest Registration

You’ve heard the hype. You have been waiting, waiting, waiting and it is almost here. Don’t miss it! Limited seats available! The EdTechFest (Google Apps Summit) registration opens Friday, September 26, 2014 at 10:00 am. EdTechFest will be held at KFMS … Continue reading

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Odyssey Offline

Odyssey will be updated on October 8 and 9. The program will not be accessible during this time.

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Email Accounts for Students

Student email is moving into the same organization as Suffolk Public Schools staff. Buildings and students that have not used Google Apps yet will not be impacted. Those students and buildings that used used Google Apps last year will be … Continue reading

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TAC is Ready to Accept Assignments and Scores

All teachers may now enter assignments and grades in the grade book. Thank you for your patience as we worked to set the categories up correctly. Please check the categories assigned to each of your courses on the Grade book > … Continue reading

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High School Teachers – Please Read

High school teachers SHOULD NOT enter categories or assignments in the grade book at this time. We solved the calculation issue with the exam grade that was preventing us from adding categories to grade books. As promised, we attempted to mass add … Continue reading

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