How to Use ParentConnection

Welcome Parents!

This reference guide will help you locate and log into ParentConnection, and assist you through some of the features that make ParentConnection a great way to monitor you child’s progress and help them continue to excel at their school through effective communication between all stakeholders. This program is just beginning in the Corona-Norco, please contact your individual students schools to determine if and when the parent portal will be accessible at their site.

Computer Requirements

You can get to ParentConnection with the following Computer and software:

  • A computer running XP, Vista or Windows 7, or an Apple running Mac OS 10.2 or above, or Linux OS.
  • A high-speed connection to the Internet.
  • Any one of the following web browsers:

o   Internet Explorer version 6.0 or above

o   Firefox version 2.0 or above

o   Google-Chrome version 2.0 or above

o   Safari version 2.0 or above

Finding ParentConnection & logging in
You may go directly to ParentConnection by entering the following Web address in your Internet browser: http://www.cnusd.k12.ca.us/parentconnect 
 
Step 1:
The ParentConnection Login window will appear.
 
Step 2:
Enter your PIN: _______________
 
And Password ___________
 
Then, click Logon
login
 
Contact your school to obtain PIN and Password Information.
 
 
***IMPORTANT: You may need to allow pop-ups for this site in your Internet web browser
 
Step 3: IMPORTANT! FIRST TIME - - Change Your Password!
Once you have logged in, you must change your password by entering your Temporary Password (A), your Email Address (B), your New Password (C) and then Submit (D).
 
Note:
If you have more than one student at a school with ParentConnection, select which student’s information to access via the Student drop-down menu at the left.
 
Begin accessing your student’s information by clicking on the links on the left column.
Account
 
Using ParentConnection

Step 1

If you have more than one child at a school with ParentConnection, select which child’s information to access via the Student drop-down menu at the left.

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Step 2

You access your child’s information
by clicking on the links on the left column.
left nav

News - This page allows you to access school-wide and class-specific announcements.

Demographics – The demographic data on your child. You may want to review this page to be sure that the school has the most up-to-date information. You can click on the E-mail school personnel link at the bottom if you have questions or changes.

Contacts – This page lists your child’s contact information, including parent or legal guardian, and Emergency Contacts. Here again, you may wish to review this information to be sure that the school has the most up-to-date information.

Schedule – This page lists your child’s current class schedule.

Attendance – This page contains any pertinent information regarding your child’s attendance. Again, you can click on the E-mail school personnel link to e-mail school attendance personnel.

Assignments – Here you can view your child’s progress in their classes. This page defaults to showing the most current assignments. If you click on Show All Assignments in the upper-left corner, you can see all assignments. Items in red are missing assignments. Remember, you will only be able to view the gradebooks of teachers who are currently using the Zangle Gradebook program.

Transcript – This page includes all recorded grade history at Corona Norco-Unified School District.

 
Features:
Account Maintenance allows parents to change their password and email address.
 
Email Notifications users may subscribe to receive email alerts when student information is updated, such as attendance, assignments, and report cards. NOTE: assignment information is +/- 7 days from due date and shows scores only, not course grades.
 
See Help Documentation Link in ParentConnection for further information.
 
Last Modified on October 17, 2011