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David W. Butler
High School
1810 Matthews-Mint Hill Road
Matthews, NC 28105
Courier #: 361
P: 980-343-6300  |  F: 980-343-6315 
Principal: John LeGrand
LC: Southeast
Bell Schedule: 7:15 AM - 2:15 PM
Grades: 9-12
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Parent Technology Assistance

Our students and using more and more technology each and every day. This page will assist parents in becoming familiar with the various technology students are using.​ (All links on this page open in new tabs or windows)

Canvas - Canvas is our state-adopted learning management system. It is available through any web browser and as an app on your smart phone or mobile device. It streamlines classwork to one location where teachers can post and grade assignments and students can complete work and receive feedback from teachers. 

Video Tutorial on downloading and using the Canvas Parent App

Handout of Directions to Create and Access the Canvas Parent App

Canvas Parent Access (

CMS Student / Pricing from HP - Purchase a Chromebook / HP Laptop

PowerSchool - PowerSchool is a student information system which manages student information such as grades, attendance, demographics, and schedules.

Parent PowerSchool Login Page (

PowerSchool Instructional Documents
Parent PowerSchool Portal Quick Reference Sheet

How to Add Students to a Parent PowerSchool Portal Account

Parent Portal Guide How-to for Parents

PowerSchool Instructional Video Tutorials
Parent PowerSchool Information Video

PowerSchool Parent Portal Video

Microsoft Advantage
Microsoft Advantage (free access to Microsoft Office Pro-Plus for use on personal and home computers)

Board of Education Superintendent Calendars/Schedules School Safety