Lamar Consolidated Independent School District (LCISD) uses the Canvas Learning Management System with all campuses across the district.
If you are studying or have children studying in LamarCISD and want to access Canvas then read the following guide on how to.
Canvas is a cloud-based Learning Management System that provides a common platform for students and teachers.
Even parents can have access and be able to track the progress of their child. It also allows teachers, students, and parents a platform for accessing a variety of educational materials online.
Teachers and students can communicate easily and continue to broaden their knowledge and use of the many features within Canvas.
Canvas can also be used to add videos, post-class resources, participate in various learning experiences inside a secure online environment.
Canva is a one-stop-shop platform that is a creative and innovative way to allow communication and learning between teachers and students.
How Do I Access Canvas LCISD?
For Lamar CISD students who want to log in to their virtual dashboard to access Canvas, Office 365, MackinVIA, or other tools, you will need to log in using the ClassLink login portal.
Please read the instructions to log in to your LCISD virtual classroom.
- First, launch a web browser (ex: Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer 11, Google Chrome, Safari, Firefox).
- In the address bar, type in LCISD’s official web address: www.lcisd.org and press Enter.
- Once the homepage loads up, click on the ClassLink option from the menu bar.
- You will then be redirected to the LamarCISD ClassLink Login page.
- Enter your Username and Password and then click on the Sign In button.
If you have entered the correct login credential, then you should now see your ClassLink landing page where you can see multiple icons and educational tools. Among them go ahead and click on Canvas to automatically log you in to your dashboard. Inside the Canvas you will see all lists of your classes, you can start with the Canvas Toolbox to get a better understanding of Canvas.
Tips: If you want to directly jump to the ClassLink login page, http://my.classlink.com/[yourschoolorganization] or https://launchpad.classlink.com/[yourschoolorganization]. In the LCISD case, the link will be https://launchpad.classlink.com/lcisd. Copy-paste the URL onto your web browser address bar.
I forgot LCISD Canvas Password, what do I do?
Currently, you cannot reset your Canvas LCISD password online, you will need to contact your teacher, or technology department as the accounts are managed by the school organization.
What to do when you account is locked?
Due to security, canvas accounts can get locked after multiple failed login attempts. Your account is managed by the School, so contact them to unlock accounts and reset the password if required. Make sure to verify your username and password.