Welcome to the PowerSchool Parent Portal Information Page! 



As a GPS parent you can use the PowerSchool Parent Portal from any device or browser to check attendance, grades and find your child's most recent report card.  Depending on your child's school and grade level you may also find schedules, school announcements and other information.  

Find information on this page about how to:

  • Create A Parent Portal Account
  • Add A Student To An Existing Account
  • View My Child's Report Card in the Parent Portal 
Parents, once a parent account is created. You will be able to use the same username and password to access all your students’ records.  



Scroll down for steps to create your new account or add a student to an existing account.

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PowerSchool Mobile App

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Groton Public Schools District Code: XQZT



Create a Parent Account

A parent account allows you to view the information for one or more students with a single sign in. You can also manage your personal account preferences.

Each GPS student has a unique Access ID and Password, which you will need during account creation. If you need this information please contact your child's school.


Steps to create a parent account:


Step 1: Click here to Access the Groton Public Schools PowerSchool Parent Portal

Step 2: Click on Create Account

Step 3: Enter your information and create a username and password for your account. Note the emails you use must be the email that is on file for your child with GPS.  If you are unsure of the email on file, or wish to change it, please call your school. 

Step 4: Scroll down and fill in the information under 'Link to Students Accounts.' This is where you will enter the Access ID and Access Password provided to you by your child's school (or the registrar at the time of registration.)

Step 5: Scroll down to the bottom of the page and click 'Enter' when finished.  Your account should now be set up.




Add a Student to A Parent Account

If you have more than one student attending Groton Public Schools you can add them to the same parent portal account.  You will need each the unique access ID and password for each student.


Steps to add a student:


Step 1: After signing in to the PowerSchool Parent Portal, click Account Preferences on the left menu

Step 2: Under Account Preferences, click on the Students tab

Step 3: Now click on the blue Add + button and follow the necessary steps

If your students are accessed through different District Codes or websites, you will need to sign out and then back in to view each student, as the District Code is a part of your credentials and assists the app in determining which server to reach out to when verifying your username and password.



View Your Child's Report Card


Follow the steps below to view your student's report card once you login in the PowerSchool Parent Portal.  

Watch Video Instructions Here!


Steps to view a report card:


Step 1: Login to the PowerSchool Parent Portal in a web browser such as Google Chrome or Safari. Report Cards are not in the PowerSchool Mobile App.

Step 2: Click on 'Student Reports' in the left Navigation column.

Step 3: Select the Report Card listed under the Currently Published Report. The Report Card should open in a new tab or window.  

*IEP Progress Reports will be sent by case manager in an encrypted email.