Google Passwords

Setting up Your Password
  • Sign In - Go to “” 
    • If you already have a non-Silverdale Google account, click on your icon, then click “Add Account
    • This will bring you to the sign in page
    • Your Email Address - the last two numbers of your graduating year, your first initial, and your last name, followed by “”
      • Example - if your name is John Smith, your graduating year is 2023, your Silverdaleba email would be “
      • Your Password - Initially set as Seahawks1! (for the 2019-2020 and later school years), but should immediately be changed by the student
        • For the 2018-2019 school year: Seahawks19
        • For the 2019-2020 school year: Seahawks20
        • Only use these passwords if your account was created in these years AND you have not changed your password

      Changing Your Password
       - All students are REQUIRED to change their password once they have created their account 
      • This password is the Password for you Gmail, Drive, Sites, and all other Google accounts.

        If you know your current Password

        • Sign in to your account
        • Click on your email address that is in the upper right corner
        • Click on “Account
        • Click the second tab at the top, “Security
        • Click “Change Password
        • Enter your current password
        • Enter your NEW password--twice for verification, following the guidelines in the SBA Password Policy (Remember, once you change your password, you cannot go back to your old one).
        • Save changes
                  If you have forgotten your password, or it will not work
        • The SBA Technology Department are the ONLY ONES who can reset email passwords
        • Use the “Can’t access your account?” link and the "I don't know my password" option, which will direct you to a page with up to three recovery options:
          • Get a verification code sent to your mobile device.
          • Request a password reset email to be sent to your recovery account.
          • Answer your security question and perform an on-line password reset.
          • Proceed to the Account Recovery Form. Look for a "Verify your identity" link if the other options don't work.

      NOTE: If you change your email password in one computer or device, you will have to change the password in any other device that automatically logs you in, such as an iPad.

        • If the student ever forgets their password go see 
          • Chris Lusardo (Room 240C)
          • David Barber (Room 24)