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Creating a Canvas Parent 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 using a web browser rather than using the mobile app.  

  1. Go to the Canvas Login page from a computer web browser.
  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.