• The district purchased new textbooks for all students in grades K-12 from publisher McGraw-Hill.
    All students also have digital access to their textbooks.

     

    ConnectED

    To access your textbook digitally, go to the website below:
    http://connected.mcgraw-hill.com/connected/login.do

    The student's username is the student's ID# plus the letters CCS.
    Example: 123456CCS

    The password for a student account is the student's birth date with the letter a on the end.
    Use 8 digits for the birth date, including a leading 0 where necessary, and no dashes.
    Example: 09252001a

    To view instructions on how to access the textbook digitally on different devices, click here.


    ALEKS

    To access the ALEKS website, click on the link below:
    http://www.aleks.com

    To use ALEKS, a student needs to contact his or her teacher for a username.

    The password for a student's ALEKS account is the birth date, this time without the letter a.
    Use 8 digits for the birth date, including a leading 0 where necessary, and no dashes.
    Example: 09252001

    Here is a copy of a parent letter that can be sent home with students to explain ALEKS.

    Teachers and administrators: For a detailed instruction manual for ALEKS, click here.


    Building Blocks

    For a detailed manual on Building Blocks, please click here.
    If you need to remove students from an old class or add new students to your class click on the link below.

    Removing Building Blocks Class and Assigning Content