Canvas App Login HomeEducational TechnologyCanvas App Login How to log into the Canvas App: Launch the Canvas App. Then tap on “Find my school”. Type in Arlington Public Schools in the next screen (or type apsva as a shortcut). Tap on “Arlington Public Schools-Students/Teachers”. In the next screen, tap where it says Username and type in your student ID number. Then tap on the field for password and type in your APS password. Then tap on “Go”. In the pop up window that appears, you should tap on “Allow” to allow notifications from Canvas onto your iPad.