The Basics: How to Sign into Clever

  • Clever

    Yonkers Public Schools is proud to partner with Clever - a single sign-on program that allows our students and staff to access all our instructional technology from any device with one username and password. All members of the Yonkers Public Schools learning community have equitable access.

    Each student and teacher has a desktop icon that will take you directly to YPS Clever. When on a district computer, the Clever log in will happen automatically when the "Log in with Microsoft Entra" is clicked. 

    When home students should: 

    Username hint:
    Your district email address:
    For Students - Your 6-digit Student ID followed by
    For Teachers - Your district email address

    Password hint:
    For everyone - The same password you use to log in to a District computer


    District paid platforms as well as free ones can be easily accessed once logged in to Clever.


    Please Note: Student clever badges are only available up to Grade 3. 

How to Access Clever from Anywhere

  • To access Clever:

    • Go to from any internet-enabled device
    • Click on "Log in with Microsoft" button
    • Enter your district e-mail address:
      • 6 digit student ID followed by "" (e.g.
    • Enter your district password (same password used for district devices)
    • Click on any of the icons to access the instructional technology resources.
      • For library resources that require different log-in credentials, hover over the application to display the username and password.
      • Use the displayed username and password to access the resource