Getting Started with PowerSchool

Follow the instructions below for creating a parent/guardian account for PowerSchool. If you need assistance, watch the video or read the instructions at

  1. In your web browser, navigate to
  2. Select Don’t have an account yet? Click Here
  3. Enter your information. Use the descriptions below if you need additional assistance.

Field Description:
First Name:  Enter your first name.

Last Name:  Enter your last name.

Email:  Enter your email address. The email address you enter can be used to send you select information, as well as account recovery.

Desired Username:  Enter a username you would like to use when logging into PowerSchool (not your email). The username must be unique from all others usernames in the district.

Password:  Enter the password you would like to use when logging into the PowerSchool Parent Portal. The password must be a minimum of 6 characters.

  • Link your student(s) to your PowerSchool account by entering their information Access ID and Access Password found in a separate mailing the week of July When you are finish, select Create Account.

Field Description:
Student Name:  Enter the name of the student you want to add to your account.

Access ID:  Enter the unique Access ID for the student

Access Password:  Enter the unique Access Password for the student.  Please note that the Access Password is case sensitive.

Relationship:  Select your relationship to your student from the drop-down menu.

Already have a Glenbard PowerSchool Account?

You can add new students to your existing PowerSchool account by clicking on Account Preferences in PowerSchool.

You will need an Access ID and Access Password for each new student.