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Latest News

January - Happy New Year!


Statutory Returns 2022-2023

  • Spring Census - Thursday 19 January 2023
  • Summer Census - Thursday 18 May 2023

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Schools Service Desk: 01922 653000 ~ Email: mis@walsall.gov.uk

Training Courses and Online Support

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Spring 23 - No. 3

Autumn 22 - No.2

Spring 22 - No.1

Next Gen Home Page

Welcome to SIMS Next Gen - Please contact us for further details

Booklets and Quick Reference Sheets

All handbooks



     If you have not already received your Phonics, EYFSP, KS1 and KS2 booklets, Please email MIS for a copy.





   Performance and Analysis


   School Census

     If you have not already received your School Census booklet, Please email MIS for a copy.


Service Statuses

Pay360 Education Payments - FMS6 Hub - SIMS Next Gen - Options Online - SIMS ID - SIMS Parent / Student

Useful Links

School Census

Complete the school census - Guidance - GOV.UK (www.gov.uk)

School-led tutoring: guidance and tracker tool

School-led tutoring grant

School Workforce Census

School workforce census: guide to submitting data - GOV.UK (www.gov.uk)


Assessment - detailed information - GOV.UK (www.gov.uk)

Primary assessments: future dates - GOV.UK (www.gov.uk)

Standards and Testing Agency - GOV.UK (www.gov.uk)


SIMS 7 Documentation Centre


ESS SIMS Knowledge Search

Our Address

MIS Team

ICT Traded Services

Room 6 - Education Development Centre (EDC)

Pelsall Lane