Transitioning from OnCourse to FocusBeginning in the 2015-2016 school year all DCPS schools will be using the Focus Gradebook/Grade Portal. The district’s contract with OnCourse ends June 30th. As part of the District’s goal to ensure effective, equitable, and efficient use of resources, Duval County Public Schools will be implementing Focus, a new Student Information System, at the beginning of the 2015-2016 school year.Parent Guardian Account Registration:
Step 1: Please read the following directions explaining the account creation process: Grade Portal Registration Procedures
Step 2: Click here to begin the registration process.
For technical assistance with the registration process, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Account Approval Process:
Once you have successfully completed the registration process, your account must be approved by school personnel. Please contact the school for additional information about the verification process.
Parent/Guardian Portal Account Management:
Once you have successfully created your account you may need to go back in and manage the account at times. For example, you may need to add a student, remove a student, or update your personal information. Please click here for directions on how to mange your account once it has already been created.
Logging in to the Grade Portal:
Once the account approval process is complete, parents/guardians can log in the following day at: https://duval.focusschoolsoftware.com/focus/. Students will also have access to the grade portal and will log in with their existing DCPS network credentials.Account Access and Technical IssuesTeachers/AdministratorsFocus School Software Training Site: https://duval.focusschoolsoftware.com/trainingSchool Support SiteDCPS employees may click here for school support with the implementation of Focus.Transition from OnCourse to FocusThe district's contract with OnCourse will end of June 30, 2015. Click here for directions for moving lesson plans, documents, and files to an alternate storage location.