• For Students:

    You can access Canvas from the CMES homepage by clicking on the Canvas logo on the right hand side of the page.
    At home, you will be prompted to login to your Office 365 account before proceeding to Canvas. Your login is your email address and your password is your student ID. 
             Username: f l a s t 4 3 2 1 @cabarrus.k12.nc.us 
                         f = first letter of your first name
                         last = whole last name
                         4321 = last 4 numbers of your student ID number 
             Password: whole student ID number
             Example: Minnie Mouse; student ID number 1234567890
                         username: mmouse7890@cabarrus.k12.nc.us
                         password: 1234567890 



    For Parents and Guardians: 

    You can sign-up as an observer(see course content but cannot participate)  for your student's course(s) by knowing your student's Canvas username and password and using this URL:  https://cabarrus.instructure.com/. 
    Observers can
    • View and read announcements
    • View assignments index page
    • View the calendar
    • Join conferences, if invited
    • Join collaborations, if invited
    • View personal inbox
    • Send conversation messages to instructor and student they are observing
    • View the dashboard
    • View and read discussions
    • View files unless they are locked
    • View grades of student they are observing and filter, view scores and dates, and print grades
    • View modules and see due dates, point values, etc.
    • View pages and contribute if the instructor enables the Anyone can edit it setting
    • View profile pictures, if available
    • View syllabus
    • View outcomes
    • View quizzes index page


    Observers cannot

    • Comment on announcements or discussions
    • Submit assignments or quizzes
    • View course rosters
    • Send conversation messages to students in the course they are not observing
    • View locked files or folders
    • Join groups
    • View unpublished courses