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Our Migration to Canvas LMS

Our Migration to Canvas LMS

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Canvas is a very robust learning management system that is widely used by education institutions in our area, most notably the San Mateo Community College District, California State University system,University of California system, and Stanford University.  SUHSD adopted Canvas during the 2017-18 academic year.
Below you can find tutorials and other information regarding student and parent use of Canvas LMS.
The URL for all users is
Canvas For Students

Canvas For Students

Students can log into Canvas by going to and using their "usual" user name and password. This is the same user name and password used for gmail, Infinite Campus, and other services the district offers.
Here are some "How-to's" and other guides.
Download the app!  
Authorizing Google Drive in Canvas

Authorizing Google Drive in Canvas

Canvas for Parents

Canvas for Parents

General Information

Parent accounts are automatically setup by the district.  Information was sent out to families during the Online Information Update (this occurred during spring 2017).
If a parent has lost his/her login credentials, please contact your school site's Guidance Information Specialist.
School Contact Person
Carlmont High School
  • Yvonne Chamorro (650) 595-0210 x30097
East Palo Alto Academy
  • Viridiana Magallon (650) 839-8900 x78000
Menlo-Atherton High School
  • Lilia Vega (650) 322-5311 x50121
Redwood High School
  • Nestor Menjivar (650) 298-8876 x77349
Sequoia High School
  • Mayra Melchor (650) 367-9780 x60096
  • Mayra Buenrostro (650) 306-1755 x79011
Woodside High School
  • Penny Cifuentes (650) 367-9750 x40096

Navigating Canvas - Parents


Setting up the Parent APP

Download the Canvas Parent App