801-395-5650 | 3300 N 975 W Pleasant View, UT 84414

The Short Version:

  • Text join @orchsprgs to 70288  (if you receive an error message, try sending the text without the @ symbol) (some cell phone carriers restrict shortcodes, you may need to contact your carrier to enable shortcodes)

OR

  • Scan this code with your phone's camera

qr code for the orchard springs myconnect list

What:

  • MyConnect is an "opt-in" notification system. Student/Parents can subscribe to receive text and e-mail notifications from the school, grade, or teacher.

How:  

  • Text join @listcode to 70288
  •  Email join @listcode in the first line of the body of the email to myconnect.wsd.net

What are the listcodes:  

  • The listcode for the school is: orchsprgs
  • Your student's teacher may have a class or grade listcode.  Contact them directly for information.

When:

  • MyConnect is used for normal school, grade, or teacher notifications (examples: remember early-out tomorrow, 2nd grade field-trip tomorrow, science fair projects are due next Wednesday).

FAQ:

Q: Am I required to subscribe?

A: You are not required to subscribe to MyConnect. This is an optional form of communication.

Q: Can reply (in text or email) to the sender of the message?

A: If the sender of the message has enabled responses, there will be a link in the message you can open and then respond.

Q: How do I unsubscribe?

A: Text remove @listcode to 70288.  To see other text commands, read below, or go to: Text Commands

Q: Is MyConnect used to send emergency notifications?

A: MyConnect is not the primary emergency notification system of the Weber School District. To learn more about the emergency notification system used in the Weber School District, please go to: http://wsd.net/parents-students/notifications/emergency-notifications

 

Text Commands

(replace word in red italics with appropriate text, spaces shown are required)

1. Join

a. join @listcode

i. Adds sending phone number or email to list membership
ii. New phone numbers will be verified nightly
iii. New phone number will return request for sender's name

b. join @all – parents only, will check WSD records against student and parent records, and automatically subscribe to all applicable lists

2. Remove

a. remove @listcode

i. removes this device or email from specified list

b. remove @all

i. removes this device or email from all subscribed lists

3. List

a. list @listcode – returns details for list
b. list @all – returns all lists where member is subscribed

4. help – returns list of Text Commands

5. @name first last

a. Update user's name in MyConnect for sending device
b. Example: text or email this message: @name John Doe

All commands may be sent by SMS to 70288 or by email (on first line in email body) to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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