Accessing Compass

Compass is a web-based system that is accessible on any modern web browser (Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, Safari) or by using the Compass iOS or Android apps.


Every family receives a separate login to Compass which has been provided to you.  To access the parent portal, go to


We have expanded the use of Compass and reports can be viewed and print out from the Compass platform.  News feeds, parent excursion approvals, payment and a number of other functions are now used.  From the start of 2017, sick bay notifications are now used to inform parents if their child has visited the first aid room.


Logging into Compass

To log in you will require your unique family username and password.  These details have been provided to you.


Upon first login, you will be required to change your password and confirm your email address and mobile phone number.  These details are used by the school for SMS, password recovery and email communication throughout the year.


If you have lost your details or forgotten your password, you can recover your details by clicking the ‘Don’t’ know your username?/Forgot your password?’ link on the front page.


The Compass Home Screen

The home screen provides you with relevant alerts and news, as well as quick access to your child’s profile.


Attendance: Summary


Using Compass you can view up-to-the –second attendance information for your child.  To view your child’s attendance, click on the Student Profile link on the home page and click the Attendance tab.


Attendance: Entering a Parent Approval

  1. From the Compass home screen (or from your student’s profile), click the ‘Actions for’ button for your child and select the ‘Add Parent Approval’ item.
  2. From the pop-up window,

-          Select the reason

-          Enter a brief description of the absence

-          Select the start and finish time

-          Click the ‘Save’ button.

Note: Where possible, parent approvals should be entered prior to the absence occurring.