Parent contacts with edit permissions can manage their student's profile to update basic personal information and manage additional student contacts.

Please Note: The ability to allow parent contacts to edit various parts of the student profile is determined by the program.

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Update Personal Info & Address

Parent contacts with edit permissions can manage their student's profile to add/update the following information: Name, Birthday, Age, Gender, Race, Ethnicity, Allergies, Notes, Medications, Doctor, and Physical Address.

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From the App

  1. Click to open the My Children page

  2. Select the appropriate child to open their profile

  3. If making changes to personal information:

    1. In the 'Personal Info' box, click Edit

    2. Make changes to any of the listed fields

  4. If making changes to the address:

    1. In the 'Address' box, click Edit

    2. Add/update the address

  5. When finished, click Save

  1. Select the appropriate child to open their profile

  2. Tap Profile in the top-right corner

  3. Make changes to any of the available fields

  4. When finished, click Save


Manage Additional Student Contacts

Parent contacts with edit permissions can also add/update additional student contacts that should be connected to their child's profile. This could be a grandparent who will be listed as a Family contact so they can access brightwheel and stay connected to the child, a nanny who will be an Approved Pickup contact, or many other scenarios that apply!

Learn more about Managing Additional Student Contacts.

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