Everything You Need to Know About Microsoft Teams

  • Microsoft Teams will be used district-wide.

  • To access Microsoft Teams:

    1. Log in to portal.office.com.
    2. Click Sign In.
    3. Your username is your 6-digit Student ID @yonkerspublicschools.org. Example: 879045@yonkerspublicschools.org
    1. Your password is your birthdate. It should be entered as MMDDYYYY. Example: 09062009
    1. This will take you to your Landing Page with all of the Microsoft apps.

        *Note: Outlook is your email. This is where you will receive all emails from your teachers.

    1. Click 'Teams.'


    Microsoft Teams will be used:

    *to take attendance

    *to access assignments

    *to take notes during a lesson/working independently

    *to access quizzes/assessments (due dates will be given and everything will be graded and returned in Teams)

    *to access Work Plans

    *to participate in video conferences/live lessons


    Please familiarize yourselves with Teams by watching these videos and navigating Teams at home.


    Video #1: How to Log In to Office 365 and Microsoft Teams



    Video #2: Student and Parent Guide to Microsoft Teams



    Video #3: Student's Guide to Completing Assignments