July 6: Communication

If you have any questions regarding the Friday emails, or would like to include an announcement in one of them, please contact Sheila Hanrahan, Communications Director.

Friday Email
July 6, 2018

Good Afternoon SAAS Families,

MY BACKPACK is the portal to our secure, online student academic records database. You have already used My Backpack to confirm your enrollment and pay your tuition. In addition, the following information can be found on My Backpack:

Academic Information

  • Your Child’s Schedule (available in late August)
  • Grades and Comments for the Current Trimester
  • Grades and Comments from Previous Trimesters

Account Information

  • Your Account Summary
  • Your Account Details
  • Make Online Payments (including adding money to your lunch account)

Forms and Documents

  • Enrollment/Re-Enrollment Information
  • Registration Documents
  • Other Posted Information

Parent / Student Directory Information

You can complete searches based on the following criteria Please Note: The directory information for the 2018-19 school year will be available the week of July 23.

  • Student Name (and contact information)
  • Parent Name (and contact information)
  • Pull a grade list
  • Pull a zip code list

You can also updated your contact information and profile as well as log into Schoology, our course management system.

ACTION ITEM: To access My Backpack, go to Inside SAAS, locate the links box in the lower right-hand corner, and click on the My Backpack link. You can also bookmark the My Backpack Sign In page. Please make sure you are able to see all of the information above. If not, please let me know so I can update your account.

MAGNUS HEALTH is the portal to our secure, online student health records database. You were sent instructions regarding logging onto Magnus Health a couple of weeks ago. Please bookmark the Magnus Health Sign In page. Magnus Health allows parents to see and update the health information that the school has on file for your children. This includes emergency information such as medications and health issues, emergency contacts, physical forms, and immunization information.

ACTION ITEM: If you have not already logged on to Magnus Health, please do so and complete the information. The physical and immunization forms are due on August 1. If you have any questions regarding Magnus Health, please contact Nicole Hughes at nhughes@seattleacademy.org.

I hope you have a great weekend.