Online Platforms // Plataformas en línea

DPS Student Digital Access Walkthrough:


DPS online resources & access links: Get more tips here


How to Support My Student with Virtual Learning FAQs:


Cómo apoyar a mi estudiante con el aprendizaje virtual Preguntas Frequentes:


Powerschool is the online grade book that DPS teachers use to keep track of how students are doing in each of their classes. It can be accessed by teachers, administrators, parents, and students.  Parents, you can use it to access students' grades, attendance, contact teachers and set up alerts when things change. The Powerschool video in this portal will help you navigate registering through PowerSchool and using the resource throughout the year.  links will walk you through how to access PowerSchool.

Registering through the parent portal on Powerschool (If you did not originally have PowerSchool, you will need the access information (SNAPCODE) to log in.  That information was mailed to families.  Contact the school if you have not received it yet. 

Accessing the Parent and Student Portal (English):


Accessing the Parent and Student Portal (English):


Accessing the Parent and Student Portal (Spanish):



Canvas is Durham Public Schools’ new learning management system (LMS) that brings K-12 classroom instructional tools together for students, teachers, parents, and staff. Learn more on the DPS Canvas Discovery Page or the Canvas Observer Guide.

Accessing Parent Observer Accounts (English):


Accessing Parent Observer Accounts (Spanish):



Join a Zoom meeting using a computer (English):


Join a Zoom meeting using a computer (Spanish):


Join Zoom meeting using phone (English):


Join a Zoom meeting using phone (Spanish):



General Information about Ascend:



Getting Started For Parents:


Getting Started For Parents (Spanish):


Google Classroom

Student Access Instructions: