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New PASI Force Sync Button

Click here for information regarding the new PASI Force Sync Button in PowerSchool.


Preferred Names In PowerSchool

PowerSchool and all related components (including the Progress Module and LSP Module) will now only display student preferred names.  See the What's New section below for details.


PowerSchool Reading Achievement Levels

Grade 1-6 teachers can enter Reading Achievement Levels for their students via PowerTeacher. Click the link below for instructions how to enter scores and to report on previous year entries.

Entering Reading Achievement Levels - PowerTeacher

Reporting Reading Achievement Levels - PowerTeacher


Entering Reading Achievement Levels - PowerSchool Admin Users

Reporting Reading Achievement Levels - PowerSchool Admin Users


PowerSchool Setup

Storing Grades - See the PowerSchool Admin section for Storing Grades - Term 1.

See the PowerSchool Admin section for 2016/17 PowerSchool setup exercises.

Also, check out the Training section for upcoming inservices, and the 'What's New' section below for new features available in PowerSchool.



Student Coding

Conversion from Eligibility to New Student Coding

Student Coding Changes - Principal Overview

Student Coding Tips & Tricks

District Centres 
(powerpoint show - August 2014)
Student Coding  (PDF - September 2014)

Overview Print E-mail

PowerSchool is a web-based student information system that is used by all schools in the District.  It consists of two components - PowerSchool, which contains the office functions, and PowerTeacher, which contains the teacher functions.  A Progress/IPP module has been built in, to meet the specific needs of Edmonton Public Schools.



All PowerSchool Support questions should be directed to the ITS Help Desk.  This includes:

  • PowerTeacher
  • PowerSchool Administrative Module
  • Progress/IPP
  • Pre-enrolment
  • System performance/response

Information regarding student information processes and data requirements (ex Class Size, CEU, etc) can be found on the Student Information website

What's New in PowerSchool Print E-mail

August 24, 2017

PowerSchool Rollover

PowerSchool New Features

  1. Due to an upgrade, many of our custom AB and EPSB fields that you are used to seeing now have a prefix. The fields are still ther but you must include the prefix to search on the fields. Click here for a conversion chart. Power School Name Conversions (2017)

  2. New Student Distance From School Report.  This report shows a list of students and their distance from school.  It is found under Special Functions -> School Functions.


LSP Module New Features

  1. The IPP now supports two homeroom teachers.  To show two homeroom teachers on the IPP, check  “Show Two Homeroom Teachers” on the Set IPP Dates page.

  2. Schools also have the option to not show a homeroom teacher on the IPP.  Uncheck “Display Homeroom Teacher” on the Set IPP Dates page

  3. The text on the Accommodations section on the IPP has been updated to include high school wording.


Previous Releases (2017)

Previous Releases (2016)

Previous Releases (2015)

Previous Releases (2014)

Previous Releases (2013)

Previous Releases (2012)

Previous Releases (2010-2011)


NEW!!! Next Year Eligibilities can now be entered on the student next year screen by clicking the Next Year Eligibility button

o   Submit your next year changes before clicking the Next Year Eligibility button or you will lose your changes

After a Next School has been selected for the first time, you must wait until the top of the hour before you can select next year eligibilities