Google Classroom

Google Classroom is designed to help teachers and students communicate and collaborate, manage assignments paperlessly, and stay organized. All Granite teachers have access to Google Classroom.

Sign in for the first time

  1. Go to and click Go to Classroom.

  2. Enter your username

    • Username: (first four letters of student’s first name, first four letters of student’s last name, first four digits of student number)

    • Example: George Washington, student number 9876543

  3. Enter your password and click Next.

    • Password: (enter your individual password)

  4. If there is a welcome message, read it and click Accept.

  5. Click “I’m A Student”

  6. Click Get Started.

How to join a class

You have 2 ways to join a class:

  • Join a class with a class code—If your teacher gives you a class code, use this code to add yourself to the class.

  • Accept an invitation from your teacher—If your teacher sends you an invitation, you’ll see Join on the class card on your Classroom homepage.

Join a class with a class code

  1. Go to

  2. At the top, click Add Join class.

  3. Enter the class code your teacher gave you and click Join.
    A class code consists of 6 or 7 letters or numbers. For example, hjhmgrk or g5gdp1.

Accept an invitation from your teacher

  1. Go to

  2. On the class card, click Join.

Accessing Google Classroom (Spanish)