Office 365 for Student and Staff
Through an enterprise agreement with Microsoft, Seattle Public Schools is now able to provide Office 365 services to students and staff. Office 365 is constantly being updated. Click here to learn more about Microsoft’s Office 365 roadmap. See below for the Office 365 services available to students and staff.
Email and Teams
For Student: Email and Teams
In 2020, the district enabled student email accounts and the online meeting tool Microsoft Teams. These changes will help improve communications, user experience, and security for students and teachers. Read more about email for students.
For Staff: Microsoft Teams
Staff now have access to Microsoft Teams, a tool that allows you to connect and collaborate with your colleagues. Learn more about Microsoft Teams (staff login required).
OneDrive for Business
SPS students and staff now have access to Microsoft OneDrive for Business, powered by Office 365. OneDrive for Business makes it easy to collaborate on MS Office documents. OneDrive for Business also features 1 TB of file storage for each individual with an account. Some benefits of OneDrive for Business include:
- Real-time collaboration editing documents using the online Office Web Apps or Office desktop client apps
- Sharing files with others and managing who can edit documents
- Accessing the same files via a phone, tablet or computer away from the office
OneDrive for Business for students and staff: Collaborate with colleagues and share documents online. To get to Office 365, enter onedrive.seattleschools.org in a web browser. Log in by entering your SPS firstname.lastname@example.org and SPS password.
As part of Seattle Public Schools’ enterprise agreement with Microsoft, eligible SPS students, teachers and staff have free access to download and install Office ProPlus, powered by Office 365, on their personal/home devices. All students and employees may download and install the latest, full version of Office ProPlus software on up to five of their personal devices (computers, tablets or phones) with Windows, iOS, or Android operating systems.
Office ProPlus for students and staff can download the latest version of Microsoft Office on up to 5 personal devices.
OneDrive for Business – Quick introduction from MicroSoft
Office Training Center – Many resources, videos, training, etc. for Office 365 programs.
Students and families: Get help with our student techline
Staff: For staff who need tech support, please create a tech ticket.