Canvas

Student Support

All students have an account in Canvas.  Students can access Canvas by going to https://lgsuhsd.instructure.com

Your login name is the lgsstudent.org district Gmail address assigned to you.  The format is: 

<First three letters of Last Name><First  Name Initial><Last 4 digits of Student ID>@lgsstudent.org 

Your password is your birthdate in the MMDDYYYY format.  You can change your Canvas password any time after logging in by going to the top left settings button.


Parent Accounts

Parents can create a Canvas account to observe their student's courses. Please follow the Parent Portal Instructions to create your account.  You cannot set this feature up on a mobile device, such as an smartphone. However, it can be used on a mobile device once it is set up on a computer. 

To observe a second student in Canvas - login using your parent Canvas account:
Go to Account---Settings--Observing
Enter the Student Pairing Code 
Click the +Student button and follow the prompts to add student.


If you have questions or need help, go to the main Canvas page and click the help button at the bottom. Tech support will respond as soon as possible. 


If you are using the Canvas App: You need to register the lgsuhsd.instructure.com URL in the beginning before you enter your login information.


TUTORIALS

Student Quick Start Guide

Canvas Parent Portal Instructions

Additional Canvas Tutorials for Students

Video - Adding your cell phone number as a contact in Canvas