Parent and Family Portals
Accessing Parent Portals
Lunch Account Balance Parents can view student lunch activity, make a credit card deposits and check student balances at our new portal page designed specifically for the lunch program. First time users will have to create an account. You will also need the following information handy in order to access information about your student: Student ID Number and Student Birth Date. Note: If the student ID number begins with a ZERO, delete that zero Questions can be directed to: Sarah Dyer, Food Service Director at 321-1033
Renaissance Home Connect™ Renaissance Home Connect improves the school-to-home connection by allowing parents to logon to a website and view the student’s academic progress towards goals. Accelerated Reader progress includes average percent correct on quizzes, number of points earned, and results on the last quiz.
Skyward Family Access Vicksburg Community Schools, in partnership with Skyward, offers you electronic access to your students’ academic records, attendance, report cards, and other information. This portal also provides you with self-service options to update email addresses, phone numbers, and other related items. The portal’s web address is https://www.vicksburgschools.org/skyward Find current information on your student quickly and easily. Your Skyward account lets you see your children’s grades, unofficial transcripts, attendance, schedules, emergency contacts, demographic data, and health information. You will be able to review the accuracy and submit corrections. You can sign up for automated emails and adjust your alert settings for messages the district sends directly to your phone. Use Skyward to keep your information up-to-date. Skyward allows you to submit information to the district quickly and easily. Specifically, once you gain access you will want to check the following information and keep it current. Emergency Contacts – we ask that you add at least two current emergency contacts for each of your children. You can get to all of these items by clicking on the Student Info button followed by the request changes link in the upper right hand portion of the portal window. Important Note: The contact information you add to your skyward account is used by our alert system to notify you about school closings, transportation notices and potential emergency notifications. You may select multiple ways in which you would like receive these messages (phone, email, text).