For Parents

FYI - txConnect Parent Portal is now Ascender Parent Portal or just Parent Portal.

Parent Portal

1. Desktop/Laptop instructions

  • Use Chrome, Mozilla, or Safari to access carthageisd.org.
  • Choose "Parent Portal" from the quick links listed on the right.

2. Mobile device instructions

  • There is not an app for Ascender Parent Portal.
  • If you have the txConnect app installed on your device, then delete the app.
  • Clear your cache and delete your browsing data, refer to your phone manufacturer’s instructions if you do not know how.
  • Access the internet from your device and go to carthageisd.org.
  • Choose "Parent Portal" from the quick links listed on the right.

Getting Logged In

1. If you have a txConnect Parent Portal account

2.  If you have never had a Parent Portal account

  • Click the "Parent Portal" link.
  • Click the blue “Create Account” box.
  • Enter the information requested on the following screens.

3.  If you need to recover your username or reset your password

  • Click the "Parent Portal" link.
  • Click the blue words "Recover User Name/Reset Password".
  • Enter the requested information on the following page.

Additional Resources

Parent Portal

If you have any questions please

  • Use the link below to email our help desk.
  • Describe the problem you are having in the comment box.
  • If you choose you may also leave a call back number in the comment box.

Click to email questions regarding Parent Portal