d5 live parent portal

by Micheal Rolfson 10 min read

What is the parent portal?

The Parent Portal is a powerful, easy-to-use, secure communication tool connecting teachers, parents and students through the District 5 website. Using Pearson’s PowerSchool student information system, the Parent Portal allows collaboration to improve student achievement.

What is d5live?

What is D5Live? D5Live is District Five's one-to-one initiative, aiming to put one device in the hands of every student. The program is designed to transform teaching and learning, both inside and outside, the classroom.

How do parents/guardians access the parent portal?

In order for parents to access the Parent Portal, they will need to obtain a login and password. Parents/guardians may obtain logins and passwords through the Byrnes Front Office with a valid picture ID.

How do I access the PowerSchool Parent Portal?

The PowerSchool Parent Portal may be accessed from any place with Internet access. You can find the link for the Parent Portal on the James F. Byrnes website. The application uses a secure link that encrypts the data to and from the end user and is very secure.


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Beginning January 24, parents must sign and submit verification form for quarantined students to return to class.

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Due to excessive staff and student absences, because of COVID 19, District Five believes the safest decision is to close buildings for in-person instruction.


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