PowerSchool

Parent Portal
  • Parent Portal Website
    Parent Portal Allows You To Check Your Student's Assignments And Grades From Any Computer With A Web Browser.
     
  •  If This Is The First Time You're Logging In, You Will Need To Create Accounts. For A Quick Instructions Guide, Cick Here: Instructions Download(Acrobat Reader Required)
Portal FAQ's
Possibly. In the beginning of the school year, a letter was mailed which gave you your access id and access password to create your own account. After those letters are mailed, in order to create a new Parent Portal account, you must go to one of your child's schools and request a new account. If you have already created a Parent Portal account then it is still valid and functional. If you have forgotten your password and are unable to login, then you can use the "Having trouble signing in?" link located on the front login page of the Parent Portal and it will email a new password to the email address that you define. You must click on the link sent to you within half an hour. If not, you will have to send the request again. If you cannot remember the username that you used to initially register your Parent Portal account with, you can e-mail Parent Portal Help directly at powerschool@thomastonschools.org to get further assistance.
The Parent Portal is a web based resource that allows parents to connect and receive vital information about their child. This includes the ability for them to review their child's grades, attendance and class schedules.
You must go to one of your child's schools and request a new Parent Portal account. You will need to provide the office with proper identification about yourself and your child.
You may log into the Parent Portal via the District website or you can go directly to ps.thomastonschools.org/public. Once you are on the District website, there will be a Parent Portal link located in the navigation menu section of the website. Simply select Parent Portal from the menu and you will be directed to the Parent Portal login page. Of course, you must have a valid Parent Portal account and password to log into the system.
No. You will be given separate access id’s and passwords for each child but when you create your account, you will only need 1 sign on for all of them.
 
Once you are successfully logged in, you can change your password at any time by selecting "Account Preferences" in the upper right-hand corner of the webpage. Click on the pencil next to your password. You will have the option to enter your old password along with a new password. You will need to logoff and back on in order to use the new password that was just set.
Once you are logged in with the original e-mail address, you can change your e-mail address by clicking on "Account Preferences" in the upper right-hand corner of the webpage. You will have the option of updating your e-mail address. Simply enter the new valid e-mail address in the space provided. You will need to logoff and back on in order to use the new e-mail address that was just set.
The two most heavily tested web browsers are Internet Explorer and Firefox. It is recommended that you update your Internet web browsers to the latest versions. If you are having any issues with an alternative browser, please contact us and let us know about it. We will do our best to resolve the issue.
The following information is needed:
  • Full name of student in question
  • Students DOB, and/or Student ID
  • School where child attends
  • Description of problem
Leaving a call-back number is an option if you prefer a call back instead of an e-mail response.
No. Verification of identity is required in order to create a Parent Portal account. You must actually visit the school where your student is enrolled.
Once you are logged into parent connect you are presented with the current overall grade for each of your child’s classes. In order to view the individual assignment grades, simply double click on the overall score and you will be presented with the individual assignments for that class. You will need to go through each of the classes if you wish to see them. There is no way at the present time to view them all at once.
Usernames are not case sensitive but passwords are case sensitive. If you have a capital letter in your password when it is created, then you will always have to type it as a capital letter until it is modified.
Sometimes the emails wind up in the spam folder. Please check your spam folder and mark the emails as not spam in order for them to be allowed through. Also please double check the email address you entered to make sure it is correct.
Grades for class assignments during the current semester: Talk with your child first. If you still have questions, you may call your child’s teacher or email him/her. General attendance questions should be directed to the school office.
No. As long as you protect your user name and password, others will not be able to see your child's information.
Yes, PowerSchool allows for multiple parent accounts to be created per child. Therefore, both parents can have their own username and password that is linked with the Student's Access Key.