Parent Account Creation for Schoology & PowerSchool

HOW TO CREATE FREE PARENT ACCOUNTS

MCS parents can create accounts for both PowerSchool (grades and attendance) and Schoology (learning management system). Accounts for these two resources requires special access information that can be obtained using the new MCS Parent Account Lookup (PAL) App. Parents must have these access codes prior to the creation of the parent accounts. To obtain the Access ID and Password for PowerSchool and the Parent Access Code for Schoology, please follow the steps in the Getting Parent Account Codes section below.

  • GETTING PARENT ACCOUNT CODES FOR BOTH POWERSCHOOL & SCHOOLOGY

    If your students’ Social Security Number (SSN) has been registered in our Student Information System, you can use our quick Parent Account Lookup App (PAL) to get the necessary codes for your parent PowerSchool & Schoology accounts. http://pal.mcs4kids.com

    • IMPORTANT NOTE

      If your student's SSN is not in the system, you will need to contact your school to have the information mailed to you.
  • POWERSCHOOL PARENT ACCOUNTS
    • 1. Obtain the student Access ID and Password

      See Getting Parent Account Codes step above.

    • 2. Create the free PowerSchool Parent Account.

      Go to www.mcs4kids.com/hsparentaccounts and click on the Create Account tab and click on the blue Create Account button. Fill in the Parent Account Details for your Parent Account (Name, username and password).

    • 3. Connect the parent account to the student

      Set the connection to your high school student using the student Access ID and Password from Step 1 above. Be sure to indicate your relationship to that student. You are the student’s ...
      You may add any additional high school students at this point.

    • 4. Review navigation and content available through the parent account.
  • SCHOOLOGY PARENT ACCOUNTS
    • 1. Obtain the Student Access Code.

      See Getting Parent Account Codes step above.

    • 2. Sign up for the free Schoology Parent Account..

      Go to www.schoology.com and click on the Sign Up button and choose the Parent option.

    • 3. Connect the parent account to the student

      Enter the Student Access Code from Step 1 above, click Continue and then complete the parent account information.
      Click Register to complete the process.

    • 4. Review navigation and content available through the parent account.