Access for NTHS Students & Families

  • North Thurston High School Families and students are encouraged to pay fines and fees online

    Pay fines and fees via District Touchbase: CLICK HERE to access

    Directions for access:

    • For parent/guardians to log in and pay: (Active students only)
      • USERNAME: Parents or Guardians use YOUR Family Access username; NOT your student’s (example: SMITHJOH000).
      • PASSWORD: Your default password is the same as your Skyward Family Access password, until either is changed. Need to request your login and password, please email Sarah Smith, Registrar at ssmith1@nthurston.k12.wa.us $2 convenience fees are currently waived.
    • For students to log in and pay: (Active and inactive students)
      • USERNAME: Student ID number (it is your lunch number and the same number on your ID/ASB card)
      • PASSWORD: Last name in CAPS (example: SMITH) $2 convenience fees are currently waived.

How to Pay Fines & Fees

  • Our office accepts checks (payable to North Thurston Public Schools) and cash. Please come in during regular hours to make payments. We also have an online payment portal that accepts credit/debit cards. Please see below for more information. Download the complete Board-Approved District 2020-21 Fee Schedule (PDF)
     
    **New for 2020-21**: If you qualify for Free & Reduced Lunch, you can have reduced or eliminated school & district fees! Once you've filled out your Free & Reduced Lunch application, visit the Online Forms item in the Skyward menu for access to the Fee Reduction Consent Form. Once you've filled it out, our office staff will take it from there!

Credit Card? Welcome to TouchBase, our online payment portal!

  • Trustwave Trusted Commerce Click to Validate In an effort to streamline the management, reporting, and accountability of our payments, North Thurston Public Schools has implemented InTouch Receipting (for schools) and TouchBase Online Payments (for parents/guardians). You can see all of your student's fees and accounts in one single place and manage the payments for all of them from your computer!
     

Get Started!

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    Use your Family Access login information the first time. If you have changed your Family Access password recently, you will need to update your Payment Portal password if you would like them to match.

Help!

  • Having trouble? Can't remember your Skyward Family Access login? Please contact the office!

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Q: What if I change my Skyward password?

  • Q: What is TouchBase?

  • Q: How do I sign into TouchBase?

  • Q: Can I use a mobile device?

  • Q: Is the District storing my credit card data?

  • Q: What cards are currently accepted by TouchBase?

  • Q: How do I add lunch money to my student's account?

  • Q: Is there a way to set up the auto payments when low balance occurs?

  • Q: I have a fine on my student's account. Why?

  • Q: I've tried to log into TouchBase, but it doesn't work, what do I do?

  • Q: There is an item my student wants to purchase, but I don't see it.

  • Q: I've signed in, now what?