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About guardian email summaries

This article is for students. Teachers go here. Guardians go here.

Note: Guardians can only be added for students using Classroom with G Suite for Education school accounts.

When your guardian joins Classroom, they receive regular emails about your work and classes. These emails, known as guardian email summaries, include information about:

  • Missing work—Work that’s late at the time the email was sent
  • Upcoming work—Work that’s due today and tomorrow (for daily emails) or work that’s due in the upcoming week (for weekly emails)
  • Class activity—Announcements, assignments, and questions recently posted by teachers 

A teacher or school administrator can invite a guardian to receive email summaries about you. When a guardian is added for you, you’ll receive an email letting you know who it is and their email address. If you don’t recognize a guardian, contact your teacher. 

Here's an example email your parent or guardian will receive: 

Example of a guardian notification

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