Parent Tech FAQ

What is Schoology?
An online learning platform where the teacher, student, curriculum and instructional materials intersect to facilitate at-school and at-home learning.


New To Schoology? Start Here


How do I create an account in Schoology?
How do I find my Parent Schoology Code in PowerSchool?
How do I add a child?
A Parent's view of Schoology
Understanding the difference between Parent & Student accounts
 

Other Helpful Schoology Resources


Where do I find the Schoology Apps for iOS or Android?
How do I use the iOS app?
How do I use the Android app?
How do I log into the Schoology App?
How do I set up email/text notifications in Schoology?
How do I set up weekly or daily email reports of my child's activity?
How can my child log into Schoology from home?

Who do I call for help with my Parent Access Codes for PowerSchool & Schoology?
AGHS - Call the Guidance Department 610.869.2446
FSEMS - Call the Main Office 610.869.3022
AGIS - Call the Main Office 610.869.2010
PLE - Call the Main Office 610.869.9803


 

What is SchoolMessenger?
An automated communication platform for email, text and voice messages used by the district, including for emergency notifications, like snow days.

How do I set up SchoolMessenger?



 

What is PowerSchool?
A secure database that stores all student and family information needed for local, state and federal accountability.
 

New to PowerSchool? Start Here


Setting up your Parent account

 

Other Helpful PowerSchool Resources

How do I reset my Username or Password?

PowerSchool District Code: ZKHN


 

What is PowerSchool Enrollment?
A web based system used to collect and manage new student registrations and the annual submission of returning students’ information.

How do I access PowerSchool Enrollment?

Emails are sent to caregivers to complete the annual enrollment. More information is in the Parent Portal.

Who do I call for my Snap code if I don't get the emails?
AGHS - Call the Guidance Department 610.869.2446
FSEMS - Call the Main Office 610.869.3022
AGIS - Call the Main Office 610.869.2010
PLE - Call the Main Office 610.869.9803


 

What is the web help desk?

The web help desk is a website where parents and students can submit technology support requests. Tickets are routed to the appropriate staff member depending on the issue. A student username and passphrase is needed to submit a ticket. Tickets may be entered in English or Spanish.


 

What is the 1:1 Technology Initiative?

Students in grades 6-12 have access to Chromebooks for in-school and at-home learning. Read more about the program in the Fast Facts for Families [Spanish].

AGSD also has Chromebooks for each student in grades K-5 for use in school. 

 

 

Additional information is available on the Technology Department and Software & Services pages.