Schoology & Infinite Campus Information

Infinite Campus

What is Infinite Campus?

The Infinite Campus Portal is a confidential and secure web site that allows parents/guardians and students to log in and view their child’s progress in school with real-time access as it is entered by teachers, counselors, and other staff:

-Schedules
-Progress reports
-Assignments (Gradebook)
-NYS assessments
-Attendance
-Immunization information
-Fees (Chromebook Protection Plan)

Video Tutorial of Infinite Campus

To request a portal account or to reset your password, please email the Portal Help.

How do I get access?

Information regarding Phone App

1. Download the Campus Portal App

Once you have your username and password, you are ready to to access your account on your smartphone or tablet using the Campus Portal App.

Download the Campus Portal App from your app store.

2. Login to Campus Portal App with your username and password

When you first open the App, you will see this screen, where you must enter the school district ID:\

Sample login screen

The Canandaigua City School District ID is XPTMCL

Sample logon screen for Infinite Campus

Enter your username and password and click Login

3. How to use the Campus Portal App


Sample student information on Infinite Campus

After logging in, you will see the settings screen, which includes your account information, notification preferences, and the logout button.

You can choose to receive notifications on your mobile device by clicking on the notifications buttons as shown.

Example button and how to access Infinite Campus

If you change the notifications, you must save the settings at the bottom of the screen.

5. The Menu Button

Menu Button

To find additional information, select the Menu Button (three lines at the top left).


Image of information available in the menu button- planner, grades, assignments, attendance

Your parent account makes it easy to switch between students. Just click the arrow to the right of the student’s name!

Planner holds schedule information.

Grades shows posted and in-progress grades.

Assignments are listed by due dates, and can be filtered by class. More detailed information can be viewed by tapping on any assignment.

Attendance is organized by course and date.

Food services is grayed out because CCSD doesn’t put that info here.

If you are having problems with the app, use the help link to connect to troubleshooting documentation and a support request form.

Image of Infinite Campus Logo, green background

Schoology

What is Schoology?

Schoology is an online learning, classroom management, and social networking platform that improves learning through better communication, collaboration, and increased access to curriculum.

Teachers use Schoology to post their classroom materials online; provide a forum for students to collaborate on projects; and to assign and collect homework electronically. It helps students stay organized and it keeps the class connected.

A Schoology Parent Account gives you access to:

  • -The classes your child is enrolled in.
  • -Your child’s upcoming assignments.
-School and class communications / announcements.

Schoology makes it easy for parents to stay involved in their children’s education.

Video Tutorial of Schoology

Click here for a video showing how to login and use the Schoology Parent Portal.

How do I get access?

To sign up for a Schoology account or if you forgot your username and/or password, please email Portal Help.

You will be given a username and generic password. You will be given a link to click on to change your password. You should do this on a web browser (like Chrome or Safari) and NOT on the Schoology App.

Information regarding phone app

1. Download the Schoology App

Once you have your password, you are ready to to access your account on your smartphone using the Schoology App.

Download the Schoology App from your app Store. When you first open the App, you will see this screen:

Schoology login page image

You need to login through www.schoology.com by clicking “Continue”

2. How to use the Schoology App

After logging in, click on the three lines at the top left of the screen.


Schoology login page

You will now see thisDrop down menu from Schoology login page

Click on My Children to see information about each of your children, including their course materials and groups. If you have more than one child, you can select between them.


Drop down menu for my children on Schoology login page


3. What you will see

After selecting your child, you will see this screen (If you only have one child, their information will just appear...no need for a choice!)

This page contains updates made by teachers.

Click on courses (at the top left) to the see the courses they are enrolled in. Choose a course and click on it to see the course material. You will see the course the same way your child does!

Click on Groups to see the groups your child is enrolled in.

Click on Calendar to see your child’s calendar, which will show school calendar items, assignments, and due dates.

4. Getting Schoology notifications on your smartphone.

Teachers and Administrators will be using Schoology to communicate.

When Schoology messages are sent, you will receive an email. If you would like to receive Schoology notifications on your smartphone as well, do the following:

Click on the three lines at the top of the Schoology screen, then click Account Settings.

Account settings information from Schoology login page

Select the notifications tab at the top, then click “Send notifications to your phone via text message”. Follow the instructions to enter your cell phone number and provider.

Schoology logo S with blue circle around it