Central 301 uses the unified communications platform ParentSquare, designed to keep parents and guardians informed and improve communication opportunities.
Some key features of ParentSquare include:
- District staff can post information, documents, photos, and videos to share with families
- Users can choose a preferred language and communications will be auto-translated
- Users can choose to receive notifications via email, text, and/or mobile app
- Users can choose to receive messages at the time they are sent or receive a summary notification at the preferred time
Getting Started Parent Video
Activate Your Account
Parents/guardians and staff are automatically added to ParentSquare via Skyward, but are encouraged to activate their account to verify their contact information and preferences. Users can click the link at the bottom of any ParentSquare email to activate their account. Users can also register through the ParentSquare app or at https://www.parentsquare.com/signin using the email address provided to the District.
Once you activate your account, you can verify your contact information and update your preferences. To learn more about how to use ParentSquare, you are invited to complete ParentSquare’s Parent Training Module. This training will cover most of what you need to know to use ParentSquare as a parent/guardian.
Register on the ParentSquare App (iPhone or Android)
Users are encouraged to download the ParentSquare app, available on both the App Store and Google Play.