Creating a Canvas Parent Observer Password

  • The first time you login as a Parent/Guardian Observer, you will need to create a password. Follow the instructions below to create an account password.

    NOTE: We recommend that you set your initial password by visiting the Canvas website using a web browser rather than using the mobile app.  

    1. Select the Canvas Parent Login option
      Canvas Parent Login
    2. Click the Forgot Password? link
      Forgot password
    3. In the email field, enter the email address you use for your ParentVUE account
      Enter your ParentVUE email address
    4. Wait for the Canvas Password Reset email
      Password recover notice
    5. Select the "Click here to set a new password" link
      Follow the link to create a new password
    6. Enter the password of your choosing, at least 8 digits in length
      Create and confirm password
    7. Log into Canvas with the password you created
      Log into Canvas

    Reminder: Observer access is available for parents/guardians of students in 6-12th grades. ParentVUE continues to be the primary source of student grades and teacher communication.