Student – Information
|Frequently Asked Questions|
What is PowerSchool?
PowerSchool is Elkin City Schools student information system. The district uses PowerSchool for scheduling, taking attendance, storing grades, and more. PowerSchool provides:
- parents and students with immediate access to grades, assignments, and attendance records
- access to more accurate information for administrators and teachers to use in making decisions
- an electronic gradebook for teachers
How do I access PowerSchool?
You may access PowerSchool from any computer with an Internet connection by launching your web browser and going to the following address:
You may also visit the Elkin City Schools web site at www.elkin.k12.nc.us . Click on the “Parent/Student” link., then select PowerSchool. The hyperlink at the top of the page will take you to the log in screen.
It is very easy to mistype the student ID’s and passwords. Create your account with one student’s info. Once you have gotten into PowerSchool, then add other students to your account. On the Navigation column, click “Account Preferences”. Select the “Students” tab near the top of the page. Click the [Add+] button beside “My Students” to add additional students to your account.