How to add a pupil who already has a Sumdog account

Pupils may already have a Sumdog account if their previous school used Sumdog or if their family has a Sumdog account.

Select which option you would like to find out more about:

How to add a pupil who has a Sumdog account from their previous school (old school instructions)

If you have a pupil who has moved to your school from another school and already has a Sumdog account, you can link their account to your school.

This means they will not lose any progress and can use the same login details.

These instructions explain what needs to be done by the pupil and school to link the pupil’s account.

To be done by old school

To move the pupil to your school, the teacher at their old school would first need to remove them from their school. To do this the old teacher should follow these instructions.

How to add a pupil who has a Sumdog account from their previous school (pupil instructions)

These instructions assume that the old school instructions (above) have been followed.

To be done by the pupil

Once the pupil has been removed from their old school they will be able to request to join your school.

Ensure the pupil is logged out of Sumdog and log back in using their old username, password and school code. You will need to contact their old school if they have forgotten this information

How to add a pupil who has a Sumdog account from their previous school (new school instructions)

These instructions assume that the old school and pupil instructions (both above) have been followed.

Once the pupil has sent the request to join your school, you will need to approve them.

Select ‘Settings’ at the top of your teacher dashboard

How to add a pupil who has a Sumdog family account (pupil instructions)

If you have a pupil who already has a Sumdog account linked to their family you can link their account to your school. This means they will not lose any progress.

These instructions explain what needs to be done by the pupil to link the pupil’s account.

To be done by the pupil

Log in to the pupil’s Sumdog account

How to add a pupil who has a Sumdog family account (school instructions)

These instructions assume that the student has followed the pupil instructions (above).

Once the pupil has sent the request to join your school, you will need to approve them.

To be done by the school

Select ‘Settings’ at the top of your teacher dashboard

 

Need help?

Contact our support team at support@sumdog.com