Parents

Digital Resources for Parents

The following is a one-stop shop for the many online resources available to help parents stay informed about important school and district news and their individual child's progress.

 Resource / Link
 Purpose  Description  Mobile Access

District Website


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General Information

The district website, www.lakotaonline.com, is the primary tool for district news and announcements, upcoming events, forms and documents, and targeted information and resources for parents, students, staff and our larger community. Visit Lakota's website to access each school's website, with critical information about your school community.

Visit lakotaonline.com from your mobile device to access a mobile-friendly version of Lakota's website without compromising any of the content available from your desktop.

To download the free app, search your app store for: Lakota Local School District

COMING SOON:
A new Lakota app to integrate completely with the new Lakota website.


Info Center


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Mass Notifications & Alerts

Sign up for and customize your preferences for receiving mass email, text, and phone notifications from the district and your student's school(s). Specify how you wish to receive emergency, weather-related and general communications.


To download the free app, search your app store for:
SchoolMessenger InfoCenter

Home Access Center

Home Access Center logo

Home Access Center FAQ

 
Student Progress Monitoring

Lakota's student and guardian portal for accessing individualized and comprehensive grades, attendance, and student contact information. Provided for one-on-one communication of important educational information among parents, students, teachers and administrators. 

To download the free app, search your app store for:
eSchoolPLUS Family.

Canvas
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Canvas FAQ for Parents

Canvas Parent Access video

Canvas Basics video

Canvas Settings video


Online Instruction

Lakota's new Learning Management System, which is expanding at our secondary schools and being piloted at our elementary schools. Canvas provides our students with a unified platform for each participating course, including digital content, assignments, calendar, student collaboration capabilities, alerts and more. Parents can access Canvas as an observer at any time. All grades from assignments in Canvas will be posted in HAC.


To download the free app, search your app store for:
Canvas by Instructure

COMING SOON: Canvas Parent App available to Lakota Parents.

 Atomic Learning

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Training

Lakota's "on demand" professional development portal includes hundreds of digital tools for our staff, students and parents. 
 
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EZ Pay

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Student Fees & Lunch Accounts

Online payment system allowing Lakota parents to make lunch account and school fee payments.

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Facebook


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Social Media

Follow Lakota on Facebook for our official district social media feed. 

Search your app store for: Facebook.

Other Classroom-Supported
Digital Tools

Other Instructional Digital Tools
Your child's teacher or school may be using other digital tools for student instruction and will communicate this with you directly.