How to get a free thermometer through your school


To order your free thermometer, you'll need to download the free Kinsa app, join your school group, then place your order.  Read on to view each step in detail below or click here to view our how-to video!

  1. On your smartphone text JOIN to 24020 or, go to this website - or search Kinsa in the Apple App Store if you have an iPhone or the Google Play store if you have an Android phone.  

  2. Download and open the Kinsa app.
  3. Follow the on-screen instructions to create an account.  
  4. Next, you'll create a profile for each member of your family.  Simply, choose a character, and enter a few details then tap Save.


  5. After all of the profiles are created, tap Done.
  6. Next, tap Yes, Join My School button.


  7. Enter your school's name in the search bar, and tap on your school when it appears. If you're having trouble with finding your school's group, use this school search guide.
  8. Now confirm this is your school by tapping Confirm.
  9. Select the members of your family who attend your school, then tap Done.
  10. Next, select your role at school, (student or staff member) and grade, then tap Save, then Done.
  11. Fill out the form to complete your order. Here you'll want to confirm details to ensure your free thermometer is delivered to the correct classroom!
  12. Check your email for a confirmation that your order went through, and you're done! You'll also see a confirmation right there in your app!



If you have already downloaded the Kinsa app but did not join your school group or order your thermometer, follow the steps below to join your school group and order your thermometer through the Kinsa app settings.

How To Join Your School Group Through Settings

  • Open the Kinsa app.
  • Tap  ⚙️  Settings in the top right corner.
  • Tap Join My School Group.
  • Follow the on-screen instructions.

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If you've joined your school group but didn't receive the "Your thermometer has been ordered!" message, then you will need to leave and rejoin your school group to trigger the order form and complete your order for a free thermometer.

How To Leave and Rejoin your School Group:

  1. Open the Kinsa app.
  2. Tap ⚙️  Settings in the top right corner.
  3. Tap on your school's name under School/Organization.
  4. Uncheck everyone's name, tap Done, then tap Yes.
  5. Tap ⚙️ Settings again.
  6. Tap Join my school group.
  7. Search for your school.
  8. Tap the family members who go to your school, select their school role and grade, and tap Save.
  9. Fill out the form that appears to complete your order.