Canvas Classroom

  • Canvas Parent Guide

    Canvas Guide


    Download the Canvas Parent App from with the Google Play store or Apple store onto a phone or tablet


    Open the app. Search for fusd1 (press “enter” or “go” to search)

    Click on Parent Website Login to Canvas


    Create an Account

    Parents & Guardian:

    Enter your first & last name and the email address that is current in Synergy 

    Create a password for your new Canvas account.

    Work with your student to get the Pairing code from their account.

    Find the “observer code” from the student’s Canvas account.

    On the right-hand side of the student account settings, click “Pair with Observer”

    Paste this one time code in the Canvas Parent app.

    *Note: You must generate a new code for each observer that joins a student account

    After you have filled out all of the information, click Start Participating

    You can now navigate to:

    help & settings


    course list

    view activity in the calendar

    view & add students

    course assignments & details

    Set up custom notifications for each student’s classwork.


    Click the Menu then, “Manage Students

    You can set up alerts when your student has an activity in these categories.

    In each course, you can see graded assignments and activities**  and the activity on the “Front Page”.


    The front page will show you the course for the week or units in the class. 


    In Grades, click on one of the assignments to view the details.


    **Please note, final student grades of record are entered in the Synergy grade book, viewable through PatrentVUE/StudentVUE