iNSchool Support

Navigating the Provincial Student Information System

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This site is in addition to the resources offered through the main iNSchool webpage. All Provincial guides and documentation are available through the iNSchool website. This site is intended to provide information specific to AVRSB staff.


You will find support for the specific elements of iNSchool (PowerSchool, PowerTeacher, and TIENET) and a calendar to help keep track of the necessary procedures and processes throughout the school year.


For professional development, please visit our help page.

  • Introduction

    Follow Doug's Blog


    One way to keep up with PowerSchool is to follow Doug Jackson's "PowerSchool Tips and Tricks" blog, which provides specific hints for AVRSB users that may not be found in general support material and is based on school requests.


    Also check out Doug's new blog "PowerSchool Report Depot" to review the customized reports Doug has created for AVRSB staff to make better use of student data.

  • General Support

  • AVRCE Documents for PowerSchool

  • AVRCE Documents for PowerTeacher

  • AVRCE Support for TIENET

    Visit the AVRCE TIENET Portal


    A comprehensive collection of resources specific to AVRCE staff is available on the AVRCE Learning Portal without the need of a password.


    This site contains a great deal of information with handouts on the operation of TIENET and the Program Planning Process.

  • September 28th – Teacher Grade Set-up / PowerTeacher Admin (Google Hangout Session)
  • October 19th – New PowerSchool Admin User Training (Full-Day In-Person)
  • October 30th – Storing Grades and Managing Historical Grades (Google Hangout Session)
  • November 16th – Report Cards - Printing, Problem Solving Common Errors (Google Hangout Session)
  • December 14th – Managing Student Attendance (Google Hangout Session)
  • January 15th – Alert Messaging Basics (Google Hangout Session)



  • February 5th – Modifying an Individual Student Schedule (Google Hangout Session)
  • March 5th – Running Reports - Location, Types, Categories (Google Hangout Session)
  • April 19th – ASC Scheduling Basics for New Elem/Middle Admin (Half-Day In-Person)
  • May 24th – End of Year Items and Next Year Set-up Items (Google Hangout Session)
  • June 14th – Honours and Grad Certificate Reports and Grad Completion Requirements (Google Hangout Session)


Please note the available PD opportunities below. Details are available in the calendar below, including webinar links and materials.


Educational Technology and Student Data Division

121 Orchard Avenue

Berwick, Nova Scotia

B0P 1E0

(902) 538-4600