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Skyward Student

Student Information System - Skyward           

In July 2014, the DeSoto County School District implemented our new student information system called Skyward. The Information Services Department provides technical assistance and training to schools on all phases of Skyward which includes:

  • Demographics
  • Scheduling
  • Attendance
  • Grades
  • Transcripts
  • FTE - Full-Time Equivalent student calculation
  • FASTER - Florida Automated System for Transferring Education Records
  • Discipline
  • Word Processing and Report
  • Educator Access (Gradebook)
  • Parent and Student Portal
To learn more about the new Skyward Family Access parent portal, please click here.



Skyward Academy

Skyward Academy is made up of complimentary Just in Time Courses and Full Training Courses to assist in Skyward training of all staff. Users must use their Skyward credentials to register.

Click here to view the courses available.