Reports and Parent Portal
MyChildAtSchool Parent Portal (MCAS) - Online Parental Engagement
MyChildAtSchool (MCAS) is an online portal for parents that enables you to view your child's performance at school in real-time via the internet. The facility allows you to access your child's attendance, behaviour, achievement, and reports, whenever you wish. You no longer need to wait for reports to be sent out, you can check whenever you want for the latest available information about your child.
How to login to MCAS
- by internet browser
- by MCAS app
Your user ID will be sent to you by email and you will receive an invitation code by text message from school. When you first login you will be asked to set a password. Once you have logged in, if you find you have forgotten your login details click on the Forgotten Login Details? link on the login page.
The app is available to download from the Apple or Google Play stores for use on iPhones or Android smartphones accordingly. Simply search for MyChildatSchool.com and follow the instructions for installation on your phone
When you access the app for the first time you will be required to create a 5-digit PIN and complete the setup by confirming your biometric authentication settings.
Next, enter the details that you have been sent by email and text message, once these have been added, they will be stored securely within the app.
Meden School i.d. is 11556
Once you have logged in the dashboard page will be displayed.
Parents Evening - booking your appointment
Whilst staff are always available to discuss any issus or concerns you may have , each year group has a designated Parents Evening, giving all parents / carers the opportunity to check on the progress of your child and gain a review.
Due to COVID restrictions our Parents Evening are currently being run as an online event in that parents/carers are able to book an appointment with the tutor to discuss your child. Your child's tutor has been given a summary of information from all of the subjects your child does and discuss this with you during the call.
Parents Evening will run as normal from 4pm until 7pm and appointments are 5 minutes in length. The dates of the Progress Evenings are as follows:
- Year 7 Thursday 13th May
- Year 8 Thursday 22nd April
- Year 9 Thursday 4th February
- Year 10 & Year 12 Thursday 4th March
- Year 11 & Year 13 Thursday 3rd December
Appointments can be made through the MychildatSchool (MCAS) .
If you cannot access MCAS for any reason please contact firstname.lastname@example.org and we will be able to sort your log on details out for you.
How to Book an appointment on MCAS
The Parents Evening option is accessible from the Menu Bar.
If you are unable to access MCAS please email email@example.com to book your appointment.
Guidelines for Report Grades for all Year Groups
Students have 3 Progress Reports every academic year. After each one, you will be able to access the information through the Parent Portal, My Child at School (MCAS)
Attitude to Learning Descriptors - please download
Students are given an Attitude to Learning score at key points throughout the year. These scores are based solely on a pupil's attitude to learning and not on behaviour or attainments. Staff use the following descriptors when grading a pupil's ATL score
- Ex Meden Student Competing in Miss England Contest
Meden Students Help with Dress Design (Whole School - 22/07/2021)
- Inspirational Year 7 Student
War and Peace (Whole School - 01/07/2021)
- Amazing Y12 students
Complete Scholars Programme (Whole School - 12/05/2021)
- Star Readers
Y7 Students achieve amazing reading targets despite disruptions to schooling. (Whole School - 05/05/2021)
- Meden Superbike Racing Star joins Rich Energy 151 Team
Lewis is signed on his 16th birthday (Whole School - 04/05/2021)