NTPS Utilizes School Messenger for Parent Communication

  • School Messenger Logo - Visit their website for more information! North Thurston Public Schools utilizes a communication system called School Messenger. Parent contact information, including phone number, email address, cell phone, etc., are obtained from Student Records and used to communicate messages from schools. Messages include: School closures, Emergencies, Attendance reports, Lunch account balances, Bus route information, and more. 

What is School Messenger?


  • What is School Messenger?

  • How do I activate my account?

  • What's the point of activating my account?

  • What's the point of the App?

  • I just want text messages, what do I do?

  • I get too many messages!

  • I'm not getting the messages, what do I do?

  • I don't have a child in the District and I'm getting messages!

  • What Caller ID will I see?

  • How should I answer the phone?

  • The system keeps calling me back after I hang up! Help!

  • How does School Messenger get my phone number?

  • Is School Messenger secure?