There are many ways that we want to stay in touch with you this year. See below for a guide for all the different ways that we want to stay in touch and communicate! As always, you can reach the main office at 720-423-4300 or Attendance at 720-423-4354/4536.
This is where you can go to see student attendance, behavior, and student achievement information. In addition, you can make sure your contact information is up to date. Please read steps on how to create an account. It is highly encouraged that you select preferences where you receive emails and texts. Read the navigation guide on how to turn on these settings as well as other great features of parent portal.
Things to know: Website: https://myportal.dpsk12.org/ Download the Parent Portal App
Schoology is used to share grades, homework, announcements, and other information.
You can access Schoology directly through your Parent Portal account on a computer. In addition, we recommend that you download the Schoology App on your mobile device so that you can receive alerts and messages easily.
Watch a video tutorial to walk you through accessing your student’s schoology account through your parent portal.
Keeps you in the loop with school events and important information. This is also how we send out the weekly Commander Communicator. You should automatically receive these emails, but if you don’t, email Laurentz_Gilmore@dpsk12.org to sign up!
Various staff members (Counselors, College Advisors, Teachers, etc) use Remind to send out text messages when there are important reminders and updates for students. You can get this app on your mobile device.
Provides phone call updates to families. You can select your settings in the Parent Portal to receive these. Read the navigation guide on how to turn on these settings as well as other great features of parent portal.
This is where we share updates, events, and celebrations. Keep up to date by following us on Facebook @JFKCommanders
This is where students and families can see announcements, student activities, event highlights, and event promotions. Follow us on Instagram @kennedy_commanders!
Our website contains ALL the information you need as a Commander.
The Parent and Student Portals are tools that allow parents and students to monitor academic progress. Parents can leverage the Parent Portal to strengthen your academic partnership between your child and their teachers in order to drive more meaningful conversations. Guide to create an account.
Access through your Parent Portal Account myportal.dpsk12.org
Schoology is the Learning Management System used by your child’s teachers to post classroom materials, homework, facilitate online discussions, and post classroom updates. Kennedy is using the Schoology gradebook for all up-to-date grades, teachers update all grades every Thursday at 10 am. Grades are only posted to Infinite Campus once each 6 weeks and at the end of the semester.
Join the DPS Schoology Parent 101 Course or with access code: WCRKP-DSCNR to learn about how to use Schoology at DPS.
JFK High School has a website with school specific information: