Resources for MCDS Families

Welcome to the resources page for MCDS parents and guardians!

On this page you'll find links to information and resources for MCDS parents/guardians and families. Please note: You will need your username and password to access the Veracross Portal or to register for after school programs.

We wish you happy reading this summer!

Summer reading lists can be found on the library website -- click here. There is required reading for students entering grades 5-8 and plenty of recommendations for grades K-4.

Password-Protected Information

You will need your MCDS username and password to access the Veracross Portal, school documents or to register for after-school programs. Click on the buttons below to log in.

Log on to the Veracross Portalfor:

  • Student Schedules (6-8th grades)
  • Progress Reports
  • Family Directory
  • Household Info Updates (i.e., update email address, home address, etc.)
  • Magnus Health Portal link

For student records and reports from previous school years, please contact Geri McMurray (


Click the button above to log into the Parent Portal for:

  • School Handbooks
  • Bus Schedule
  • School Emergency/Safety Plan
  • Forms and Documents (including health forms)
  • Affinity Group contact info
  • Family Association (formerly Parents Association) slate and contact info
  • ERB reports and info (when available)
  • Course Descriptions
  • MCDS Freecycle
  • MCDS Media Site link and password- videos of performances, community education speakers and PA meetings.

Registration info and after-school program details are available on the After-School Programs Portal.  (Login required.)

For info on specific after-school programs, you may also use the following links (login required):


Additional Resources & Links for MCDS Families

Most of the the information in this section does not require a password.