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    Seattle Public Schools | At Home Learning Resources
    Posted on 03/29/2020
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    Ballard HS Assignments And Expectations Are Specific To Each Teacher

    As Ballard HS assignments and expectations are specific to each teacher, it is important that students and parents start by looking at Schoology or the other electronic ways that teachers communicate with their students. SPS High School Priority Standards.

    Please note, if online access is an issue or if you have difficulty accessing the material or have questions, please contact your teacher directly via e-mail or leave a message on the school phone at 206-252-1000.

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    Students Accessing Schoology 

    Username format is 1[1st initial] [middle initial] [ last name]. Default passwords birth date: mmddyyyy. Reset your password the first time you log in: passwords must be 7 characters.

    Use Firefox or Chrome

    1. Go to the Seattle Public Schools or the BHS Home page (, or
    2. From the top black Tool Bar Menu at the top, Dropdown “Students” and select Schoology.

      Student Dropdown Menu with Schoology

    3. Select “Schoology.”  NOTE: If using a SPS device, you will be automatically logged in.
      IF NOT: you will be prompted to log in; and add to your district username.
    4. You will be redirected to a Microsoft page, where you will be prompted to enter your password.
    5. Once in Schoology, the button for your Courses is at the top of the page

    Getting to Schoology if you are new to Seattle Schools pdf icon


    Students who need help with their SPS laptop at home

    To log onto student laptops, students enter their SPS username Example: 1jrsmith and password.
    If students are unable to log on or need assistance call the support number at: 206-252- 0100. Staffed Mon- Fri 7am - 4pm if line is busy you can leave a voice mail or email, email box.  

    Source Assistance, login questions, password resets email Refer to these pages: Source Resource Page and the Source Technical Tips.

    Schoology Resources for both Students/Parents, view Schoology LMS Page and the Schoology Registration Steps.

    Can't Find What You Are Looking For?

    Email me with tips on information you would like located here or better ways to support your searches on the Ballard HS website. Diane Taylor at  Thank you!

    Updated 10/19/2020