Parent Guide for Infinite Campus and Canvas


    Canvas and Infinite Campus Presentation



    What is it?

    Student Information Database

    What is it?

    Classroom & Course Materials

    Who is using it?

    All schools (limited use at Elementary)

    Who is using it?

    Secondary (grades 6-12) 

    What will I find there?

    • Official Gradebook(GR 6-12)
    • Transcript
    • Course Schedule
    • Attendance Records
    • Food Service
    • Health Records
    • State & Local Assessments
    • Fee Payment Options

    What might I find there?

    • Calendar and To-Do List of upcoming due dates for all courses
    • Assignments and directions
    • In-progress Gradebook and digital feedback on assignments
    • Students can retrieve and turn in assignments electronically
    • Multimedia (links to resources, movies, audio clips)
    • Discussion threads
    • Quizzes and other tasks to check for understanding of the material

    Canvas is used a bit differently by each teacher depending on the course material. Be sure to communicate with individual teachers about Canvas questions.

    How do I set up an account?

    Personalized notes for your student come from the school office. Call or stop by the office of your child's school if you need an activation code. Click for a sample of the note.

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    Search for Shakopee and enter MN to find our district.

    Where do I find helpful notes? 


    Setup Video 

    How do I set up an account?

    NOTE: You will need a pairing code unique to your student. To receive one, send an email with your child's name to:

    If you have a smart phone, use the app. Click the links for step-by-step directions on using the Canvas Parent Apps (Android & iOS


    Want to sign up on your computer? Use this guide

    For more resources visit this link