Parents

Become an involved parent

Family engagement in schools improves student achievement, reduces absenteeism, and restores parents‘ confidence in their children’s education.

Students with involved parents or other caregivers earn better grades and score higher on tests, have better social skills, and show positive attitude toward school. (According to PTO Today)

Enrollment

This process is intended for students who have never been enrolled at Cityscape Schools.

New students entering Cityscape Schools will register by clicking here ‣

Answer: Access using your Family Access account and then choose the "NEW to District Enrollment" option.

Enter here ‣

Next Steps

After completing the Online Enrollment Process, please bring to Cityscape Schools the following items. Your child will NOT be fully registered for school until you provide this documentation.
  • Student’s birth certificate (Order a certified birth certificate at Texas.gov)
  • Student’s Social Security Card
  • Current immunization records
  • Enrolling parent’s photo ID
  • Proof of residency with a matching valid Texas driver’s license
For Kinder to 8th grade:
  • Year end Report Card
  • Discipline Letter from Current School
  • STAAR Scores

Immunizations

All immunizations must be up to date to enter school in August. Below you can find locations of immunization clinics:
Children 18 years and younger.
Cost: $10 first visit, $5 subsequent visits
No “Texas Vaccine for Children eligible” child will be denied services. For more information, call 214-819-2163
8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Monday, Tuesday,Thursday and Friday
8 a.m. – 6 p.m. Wednesday
214-819-2163 or 214-819-1903
Official Family Access Logo

Family Access

Contact the campus designated person. An email from Skyward Family Access will be sent to you. Please check your junk mail if you do not see it in your inbox. The campus designated person for each campus are. 

  • Buckner Preparatory: Elizabeth De La Cruz (972) 961-3941
  • East Grand Preparatory: Noemi Martinez (972) 930-5508

No. Once you have an active account, you will not need to reapply. You will use the same account for every sibling.

Any parent or legal guardian who wants their own account with their own login and password, they both must have legal rights to obtain information about the student. This will be verified when the account is being processed. 
 

Yes, you will be able to see information about your children that attend other Cityscape School campuses at that time. 

First login to Family Access, click the button in the upper right-hand corner of the display that says “My Account”. This button will show you all your account information and how to change your password.

Family access

Go to the Family Access log in page and click on the “Forgot your Login/Password?” link. You will receive an email with your username and a link for your password.

Forgot-password

School

  • Skyward Skyward
  • Parent square ParentSquare
  • School Status School Status

Skyward

Cityscape Schools utilizes a system called "Skyward" to help parents monitor their child's success in the classroom.

If you would like to check your student's grades, attendance or your schedule just log into Skyward to view your student's information or leave a message for the teacher. Our teachers are very responsive and love doing whatever they can to promote educational growth for your child!

We want you to know who is teaching your child and how well they are learning.

Go to Skyward ‣ 

ParentSquare

For the use of general school-wide communications, Cityscape Schools utilizes ParentSquare to maintain and engage in communication between parents and our staff. Every parent and guardian can have access to ParentSquare if Skyward has the correct contact information upon registration.

If you would like to receive general school-wide information on school events and would like to create a ParentSquare account, visit their website at www.parentsquare.com.

School Status

In the classroom, Cityscape Schools utilizes SchoolStatus to for better in-class communication with teachers. You can text, call and send multiple files through the SchoolStatus app.

Similar to ParentSquare, very parent and guardian can have access to SchoolStatus if Skyward has the correct contact information upon registration.

Skyward

Cityscape Schools utilizes a system called "Skyward" to help parents monitor their child's success in the classroom.

If you would like to check your student's grades, attendance or your schedule just log into Skyward to view your student's information or leave a message for the teacher. Our teachers are very responsive and love doing whatever they can to promote educational growth for your child!

We want you to know who is teaching your child and how well they are learning.

Go to Skyward ‣ 

Parent Square

For the use of general school-wide communications, Cityscape Schools utilizes ParentSquare to maintain and engage in communication between parents and our staff. Every parent and guardian can have access to ParentSquare if Skyward has the correct contact information upon registration.

If you would like to receive general school-wide information on school events and would like to create a ParentSquare account, visit their website at www.parentsquare.com.

School Status

In the classroom, Cityscape Schools utilizes SchoolStatus to for better in-class communication with teachers. You can text, call and send multiple files through the SchoolStatus app.

Similar to ParentSquare, very parent and guardian can have access to SchoolStatus if Skyward has the correct contact information upon registration.

Communications FAQ

No, you do not have to sign up on ParentSquare. We do, however, recommend you create an account and download the app, but it is not necessary.

Contact your teacher/s about the sudden change and notify your registration office so they may update it on Skyward. SchoolStatus and ParentSquare grab information through Skyward and if your contact information is not updated, you will not be able to receive notifications from your school.

Follow Cityscape Schools or your campus on social media (Facebook, Instagram or Twitter) and keep in constant communication with your Teacher through SchoolStatus and your student’s Tuesday folder.

Facebook/EastGrandPrep

Facebook/BucknerPrep

Twitter/@MyCityscape

LinkedIn/CityscapeSchools

YouTube/CityscapeSchools

Instagram

Everything from school updates such activity cancellations, events, and school news. Most importantly, it is used for EMERGENCY ALERTS and to stay up to date on everything happening at your campus. It is VERY important that you stay connected with your school.

  1. Check that the email address on your account page is accurate and updated
  2. Add donotreply@parentsquare.com to your safe sender or contacts list
  3. Marking ParentSquare emails as Not Spam
  4. Ensure there are no filters diverting ParentSquare emails to other folders

Some Helpful Resources

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District School Calendar

2020 - 2021
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School Supply List

2020 - 2021