Canvas Observer Guardian Account

Observer Account Logging In


You can access the website by clicking on Quicklinks on the District Home Page. The Canvas link is under Tools.

When you click on the Canvas link, you will be taken to a page that has a Login button to click to Access Canvas as a Parent or Professional Guest.

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You will be taken to a login screen that looks like this:

Click on “Click Here For an Account”.

In the next window add your Full name, home email address, create a password and add your student’s Pairing Code. (See below for code information).




Click the box agreeing to the terms of use.

Click on Start Participating.

To log back into your Parent Account, enter the email address and password you used to set up your Parent Account. Then click Log In. You should now see your child’s Canvas Dashboard.

For more information on creating a Parent Account, getting a Pairing code from your student or adding other students to your account, click on the links below:

  1. How do I sign up for a Canvas account as a parent?
  2. How do I generate a pairing code for an observer as a student?
  3. How do I link a student to my user account as an observer (adding another student)?

If you need additional help setting up an Observer Guardian Account please contact the Davis School District Canvas Administrator, Lisa Lomax.

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Lisa Lomax
Canvas Administrator
(801) 402-5241