Follow this guide to get ready for your first day with CodeHS!

You can find this information in the form of a checklist at

Teacher Setup

Make Sure Your Account is Fully Set Up:

  • If you don’t have a CodeHS teacher account, create one at
  • If you have purchased a Pro membership and don’t see a “Pro” sticker next to your class, contact your CodeHS Account Manager to set that up.

 Set Up Your Classes: 

  • From your teacher page, create classes using the green “Create New Section” button in the top right corner
  • Each of your classes has a unique class code, which can be found to the far right of the class name on your teacher page. Students will use this code to join the correct class. 

Familiarize Yourself:

  • Find all of resources for your first lesson:  Be sure to switch to the course you’ll be teaching.
  • Explore the curriculum like a student by toggling on your “Student Page”

Day 1 with Students 

Student Sign-up 

  • Students can visit to create their accounts and join your class with your class code.
  • Once students sign up for your class(es), you’ll be able to see a class roster for each section.

Setting Expectations (First Week Lessons)

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