Canvas Parent Login
*Currently signing up for a parent account CANNOT be done from an iPad
Canvas has updated their Parent Portal to allow parents to create and manage their own accounts.
To Get Started Using the Parent Portal in Canvas
1. Click on the Parent Log In Site below
2. Click on "Click Here For an Account."
3. Fill in the Parent Signup Information.
Child's Username: Your student's username is their school email address, if your student is unsure of their email address it is their firstname.lastname@example.org
You can obtain your child's username and CRCSD ID number (Passsword) through PowerSchool.
- Log into PowerSchool
- Click on E-Registration icon
- Scroll to the bottom of the Demographics page - which is the first page of the e-registration
Child's Password: Is lower case - your child's first name, first initial and last name, first initial, then your child's CRCSD ID number, This number is located at the top of the Demographics page next to the child's name.
Example: Student name is Joe Smith with an CRCSD ID of 123456
Password would be js123456
5. Start Participating - this will allow you to enter the Canvas environment - 1 TIME ONLY!
NOTE: Once you log out or close your browser you will not be able to log back into Canvas until you have verified your account and set a password. The email address that you provided will receive an email from Canvas directing you on finishing your account set up.
Click Here for Instructions on Adding Additional Students