Logging in to the PowerSchool Parent Portal:
Parents and guardians may access the system by going to:
Additional links to the login screen can be found on the Middle School website and on the Resources page under "Parent Resources"
GRADES AND ATTENDANCE:
This is the default page that you see upon entering your user name and password. To return to this page from any other menu selection, click on the green PowerSchool logo or the Grades and Attendance icon at the top left of your screen.
This page displays an overview of the student's attendance information from the current and previous weeks and grade information. There is a legend at the bottom of the screen to explain the meaning of all of the attendance markings. The course names, teachers’ names, term grades and recorded attendance are also displayed on this screen. All text items that are blue are links to additional information or email links to teachers.
This page displays the overall attendance of the selected student.
A legend will appear at the bottom of the screen explaining all of the different letter codes used for student attendance. If you believe that there are any attendance discrepancies please contact the Middle School main office directly at (732) 786-0950 ext. 10000. To report an absence, please call the Middle School Attendance Line at (732) 786-0950 ext. 89947.
EMAIL NOTIFICATIONS :
Parents and Guardians may elect to have updates sent at regular intervals by PowerSchool. You must complete the relevant sections in order to receive email updates. There are four types of updates – you may choose any or all. When entering email address (or multiple addresses) be sure not to enter any spaces in the input line. If you do not receive the email reports please verify that you have properly entered your e-mail address.
**Please note that certain SPAM filters and ISPs may filter these reports from going to your mailbox.
Summary of current grades and attendance - Sends out one email giving a summary of the grades in progress and attendance totals for all classes for that student.
Detailed reports showing all assignment scores for each class -Sends out one email for each class with every assignment for the quarter with scores. ( Note: If your student has 6 classes you will receive 6 emails, one for each class. If you have multiple students enrolled you will receive quite a few e-mails if you choose this option.)
Detailed report of attendance – Sends out an email containing detailed attendance for each class for the current term.
School Announcement -Sends out an email containing the highlighted items/activities on the daily bulletin.
Balance Alert – This feature is not utilized at this time.
This page will allow you to view any comments entered by the student’s teachers. This information is the same information that would appear on a student's progress report.
The teachers' names are listed in blue. You may click on them to e-mail the teacher directly if you have any questions.
This page will show you the School Bulletin information for the Middle School. School bulletins might include: Extracurricular Activity Schedules, Guidance Information, and other notes of interest.
DISTRICT PROFILE AND CONTACTS
- PowerSchool Parent Portal Presentation (originally presented at the 9/27/10 BOE Mtg.)
- Administrative Offices
- Office of Curriculum and Instruction
- Primary School
- Elementary School
- Middle School
- Special Services Department
- Transportation Department
- Buildings and Grounds
- Technology Department