Tag: District

Is there any way to print out report cards from previous years?

Written by on September 6, 2018 in Grapevine

A.  No, they are no longer available after the new year starts.  If you need a prior year, you must contact your child’s school.

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How do I change the Email my SIS messages are going to? Every year I try to change it and it never gets done. I no longer have access to that old email account. Thank you.

Written by on September 6, 2018 in Grapevine

A.  You can do it on-line through the portal.

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What is the Responsive Schedule on the portal?

Written by on September 6, 2018 in Grapevine

A.  Responsive Schedule is a newer tool offered by IC to allow districts to offer one-time or short-term classes or classes that occur at other than regularly scheduled times.  Shen does not use this tool as all of our classes/courses are developed on the regular main scheduling tool.  Like many new features in IC, we do […]

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If situations regarding personnel are supposedly confidential, why does the grapevine allow posts involving teachers? There have been a few detailing situations that should have remained private.

Written by on September 6, 2018 in Grapevine

A. “Situations” may or may not be confidential, that is why names are not used. Disciplinary actions are confidential other to say that discipline was carried out.

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Noticed that the high school (east) got new dispensers for feminine products this year!! Also noticed that they’re free now!! Really nice of Shen to provide this level of care for their students. Just wondering out of curiosity: who would be responsible for restocking the products, and when would they be restocked (as in, is there a schedule)?

Written by on September 6, 2018 in Grapevine

A. The custodians in each building are responsible for the restocking of these dispensers.

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Can you ask for a specific team/teachers just because your sibling or older companion has had such a good experience with them? Please answer this.

Written by on September 6, 2018 in Grapevine

A. You can ask, but that doesn’t mean that you will be able to be accommodated.

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Why do the schedules come out so late in the summer? Why don’t they come out in middle July?

Written by on September 6, 2018 in Grapevine

A. Because we are still registering and disenrolling a large amount of students until the end of August.

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Do all students going into 10th grade need a physical exam? Or is it just the ones joining a sport?

Written by on September 6, 2018 in Grapevine

A.  NYSED requires a physical exam for new entrants and students in Grades Pre-K or K, 1, 3, 5, 7, 9 & 11; annually for interscholastic sports; and working papers as needed; or as required by the Committee on Special Education (CSE) or Committee on Pre-School Special education (CPSE).

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I was wondering what company Shen uses for the green drawstring totes…Captain youth and family services could really use some totes for the weekend lunch program they provide. Currently they use doubled up plastic bags.

Written by on September 6, 2018 in Grapevine

A. We have licensed vendors for Shen items. You can find the participating companies at www.shenet.org/shen-shops

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I don’t understand. Previously you had said you did receive an IP address and then you said you didn’t. Then you said that you got a MAC address. What is true? Is this completely anonymous?

Written by on July 31, 2018 in Grapevine

A. The system used for the old website provided an IP address. This website uses WordPress which does not. So it is anonymous. However…it could probably be traced by law enforcement if the need arose. 

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