Adding a My Ancona Shortcut

to your Phone

Apple Mobile Device (Safari)

On your Apple device, open the Safari browser. and navigate to https://anconaschool.myschoolapp.com

Sign in using your assigned username and password for My Ancona. Optionally, have Safari save your login information

Click here for instructions on having Safari save login information.

Click the “Share” button built into Safari

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Click “Add Bookmark”

Name your bookmark “My Ancona” (or whatever you like) and click “Save”. Look for the butterfly icon along with the rest of your apps.

To Navigate, click on the button with the 3 lines (aka hamburger menu).

Pro Tip: It’s very useful to have the parent directory (under “Directories”) when you have to look up another parent’s info on the go.

Android (Chrome)

  1. Launch Chrome for Android 
  2. Open the website https://anconaschool.myschoolapp.com
  3. Tap the menu button (3 dots in upper-right corner) and tap Add to homescreen.
  4. You'll be able to enter a name for the shortcut  and then Chrome will add it to your

home screen. Ancona School is the default name, but you can change it to “My Ancona”

Password managers built into Chrome can automatically fill your Username and password. This is recommended only if your phone has a passcode or other security.