HS PowerSchool FAQ

HS PowerSchool FAQ


SY 2017-18, Semester 2 (End of Year) for HS Teachers:

Comments for S2:

  • Each comment for students in grades 9, 10, and 11 shall include two to four helpful sentences (well written, proper grammar, no spelling errors, etc.). No more than four sentences, please.

  • Comments for seniors in semester 2 can be limited to just one or two sentences and more general in nature.

  • Deadline for Submission:

    • Grade 12: May 19th – Updated in PS

    • Grade 9, 10 and 11:

      • Submitted via Google Doc by May 18 (to HS Principals and Dept. Heads)

      • Admin & Department review/feedback between May 19th and May 24

      • Submitted to PS by May 28 at 9am

Final Semester 2 Grades:

  • May 16, Wednesday

    • Last Day of all classes for Grade 12 students

    • All late/incomplete/missing work/assessments must be completed by all students

  • May 22, Tuesday – ALL semester grades are due in PowerSchool for ALL Seniors

  • May 31 at 11am (S2 Report Cards will be published on Jun 1st at 6pm)

    • Expectation:

      • Opportunities for reassessments continue until May 29 for the students

      • Final update for all Learning Habits in PS

      • At least 3 summative assessment grades in PS that reflect students academic achievement

      • An updated and final semester grade (level of achievement) for every student

Final Learning Habits UPDATE in PS for all students: May 21st at 9am

Final Summative in S2:

  • May 10, 11, 14, 15 – Final Summative Exams for Non-IB/AP courses for seniors. These exams/assessments are given in the classrooms, as each teacher finds a suitable time for the senior students

  • May 25, 28, 29, 30 – Final Summative Exams for S2 for all other students in 9th, 10th and 11th grade



Entering Learning Habits

Please follow these instructions on how to enter Learning Habits.

  1. Log in to PowerSchool and go to PowerTeacher Pro.
  2. Create a new assignment named Learning Habits S2 (please make sure that there is no space after S2 and that Habits is plural). The name must be precise or else it will not appear on the report card.
  3. This is a Summative assessment.
  4. Under Standards, please choose the identifiers having ‘HLH.RPST’ in them. In case you do not see them in your grade book, please let me know.
  5. The longer of the two identifiers is used for Report Cards. The shorter identifiers are for TouchPoints.

Entering Grades and Comments

PS Entering Grades and Comments


Viewing Grades

Click here to view the guide.


Adding Course Descriptions


Changing Font Size


Email Parents and Students


Submit Log Entry


Viewing Standards by Student


PowerSchool Customization – Formative vs. Summative

Formative and Summative in PowerSchool (Backpack -> Quick Lookup).

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