Description:This brief presentation will explain how students can access their Focus Student Portal, which is the Bay district school’s student system.
This brief presentation will explain how students can access their Focus Student Portal, which is the Bay district school’s student system.
Parents may refer to Focus as the parent portal but students also have access to their own portal or dashboard. By accessing Focus, students are able to see assignments, grades for each of their classes, their class schedule, school calendar, GPA’s test history demographics and other resources.
There are several ways for students to access Focus, but the easiest way is to go to the Bay District website and click on the student tab across the top, then choose the focus student purple icon on the right-hand side, after clicking on the icon, the Focus login screen will appear and you can enter your username and password which is the same with the one you use to log into any Bay District School computer, if you don’t know this information, please ask your teacher or media specialist for assistance.
The best browsers for accessing Focus are Firefox and Chrome, after you log into the Focus Student Portal, there are some tabs and information that you will be able to access. First, make sure you are in the correct grading quarter by clicking the drop down in the upper right hand corner, you can always view any previous grading period as needed.
The tabs across the top are school information, my information assignments and grades, a drop-down menu will appear as you click each tab. On the upper right you can view upcoming events that the school adds to the calendar, on the right is an area for links to other programs, at the bottom left, you will find your classes, teachers and current averages.
This is some of the information you can access by clicking the my information tab, some links may not be active for students. Click school information tab to see some information. If you want to see assignments for each of your classes, you can click on the assignment grey tab and then choose the class you want to view.
Once you are done using the portal, please make sure you log out correctly by clicking the logout icon in the bottom right hand corner.
Focus student portal is a great tool for staying up to date on grades assignments and other school related activities, Focus Student Portal is web-based which means you can access it 24/7 at home or on mobile devices.