PowerSchool Guidelines

PowerSchool parent and student portal information for grades 6-12

PowerSchool iconParent and Student Portal Sign-in

Account Access

PARENTS/GUARDIANS: Pick up the access code and access password for each middle and/or high school student in your family through your school’s main office. To protect your student’s identity and information, please bring a photo ID.

STUDENTS: Middle School and High School: Visit your library media center for help.

Showing the CHTR sign-in code for PowerSchool AppsPowerSchool is also accessible as downloadable apps for IPhones from the Apple App store and for Android cell phones from Google Play. After you download the app, use the code CHTR to connect to the district’s portal.

Account Set-up

PARENTS/GUARDIANS: Parent/guardian accounts allow adults to create one log in for several students. These accounts also allow adults to set up email notifications for grade updates, school bulletins and other school information via their personal email accounts. See this video for more information (6 minutes) or click for print directions.

STUDENTS: Students log into the portal using the same web address or mobile app. Their accounts are created by the school district using their network login as the username and their student ID as their password.
See this video for a short introduction (2 minutes).

Account Support

If you need help with your username or password,

PARENTS/GUARDIANS: On the log in page click on the link, “Having Trouble Signing in?” District staff cannot change your log in information for you.

STUDENTS: Middle School and High School: Visit your library media center for help.

Portal Help

PARENTS/GUARDIANS: Call the office of the Assistant Superintendent – (518) 347-3600 extension 72100 – with questions. District staff will return your phone call as soon as possible. District staff cannot provide technical support for your personal computer equipment or mobile devices.

STUDENTS: Middle School and High School: Visit your library media center for help. District staff cannot provide technical support for your personal computer equipment or mobile devices.

How to Access Assignments

PARENTS/GUARDIANS: Directions for Accessing Assignments in the Portal

STUDENTS: Directions for Accessing Assignments in the Portal

Here is a video on YouTube to help you navigate through the PowerSchool Parent Portal.

Have you moved? Changed your phone number? Need to update your PowerSchool information?

When you move within the Scotia-Glenville school district, change your telephone number or make other changes to your child’s school information, you need to update your the PowerSchool student data system.

The forms to use to update your information can be found on the Forms and Publications page.

As when a child is first registered, parents need to prove that they live within the school district boundaries.

Here is a list of acceptable proofs of residency.

You can send these forms in to your child’s school office.